Friday, January 28

Tag: Cultural Center of the Philippines

Creative writing senior among CCP’s writing program fellows

Creative writing senior among CCP’s writing program fellows

Scenes
by MATTHEW DAVE A. JUCOM A CREATIVE writing senior is among the eight fellows participating in this year's writing fellowship program by the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP). Aleia Marie Anies will undergo a three-week online mentorship from multi-awarded playwright Glenn Mas, who will discuss the practice and technicalities of dramatic playwriting during the Virgin Labfest 16 Writing Fellowship Program. “I think that by participating in this program, I will be able to hone my skills and improve my writing prowess especially since I will get to interact with like-minded people who seek to improve their craft as well and will also be taught by incredibly experienced writers,” Anies told The Flame.  She will also have the opportunity to participate in a panel discussi
Pasinaya 2017:  Painting Life with the Art of Peace

Pasinaya 2017: Painting Life with the Art of Peace

Culture
THE CULTURAL Center of the Philippines (CCP) was jam-packed with people flocking to the 13th Pasinaya Open House Festival: Palabas at Palihan last February 4-5, 2017. With the theme “Art for Peace,” the collaboration of companies, groups, and individuals has brought the Filipino spirit closer to the people. Art enthusiasts refreshed on ideas and inspiration while first-timers were both thrilled and astonished to witness a melting pot of culture and the arts right before their eyes. The festival offered Palihan (workshop-all-you-can) on the first day, encouraging participants to bring out and relish the artist within. More than forty workshops were made available to everyone interested in practicing various forms of art, music, theater, dance, and other creative pursuits. The foll