Prof. Alegria O. Ferrer in cooperation with U.P. Asian Center, U.P. College of Music, and Sinag Arts Center, proudly presents “Xerxes E Romilda”, the Philippine premiere of George Frideric Handel’s opera “Serse”.

As ballet Manila’s CEO and Artistic Director Lisa Macuja-Elizalde explains, “The visuals, dynamics, and magic—this ballet is all about moments of pure theater to entertain, educate, and inspire. It’s truly a collaboration of creative minds and bodies in epic proportions!”

In the age of instant messaging and fast food, 10 minutes onstage is enough to let you know whether or not you’ve got some magic in your material and talent in your veins.

In his journey, Popoy meets some rather interesting characters borrowed from PETA’s well-loved classics like “Batang Rizal”, “Ang Tiririt ng Ibong Adarna”, “Hans Christian Andersen Must Be Filipino”, “Ngo ang Dagang Patay” and “Ismail at Isabel”.

Largely based on the Maguindanao celestial maiden narrative of the Philippines, Putri Anak, Isang Bagong Komedya tells the story of Putri Anak, a celestial maiden who came down to earth to bathe in a stream with her six sisters.

The play is a deeply complex portrayal of two people whose ruined lives are inextricably intertwined.

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