Monthly Archives: June 2011

“BANGIS” NEWEST TV5 PRIMETIME PANALO

TV5 continues its primetime ventures with ‘Bangis,’ an exciting TV series that will offer Filipino families a good storyline anchored on valuing family, peers, animals and the environment beginning on Monday (July 4) after Wil Time Bigtime on TV5 Primetime Panalo.

A TV adaptation of the Carlo J. Caparas komiks novel ‘Matatalim na Pangil sa Gubat,’ Bangis introduces an array of characters led by Bangis, a giant but playful and gentle prehistoric creature that feels and thinks human. The TV series stars Oyo Sotto as Leon, a famed wild animal hunter who is on a mission to capture a giant crocodile who brings fears to Sitio Talim. The search prompted him to clash with but eventually get smitten by Danita Paner’s character Maya, an environmentalist who naturally despises those who harm the biodiversity like Leon. Continue reading

“SWEET CHARITY” SET TO OPEN AUGUST 5

Do you wanna have fun? A few laughs? And a good time? “ Prepare yourselves as the spirit of the 60’s set in a night club in Manhattan comes to life as 9 Works Theatrical proudly presents Broadway’s most sensational spectacle and critically-acclaimed dance comedy musical “SWEET CHARITY.” Like vintage champagne, “SWEET CHARITY” shall pop its cork set on August 5, 2011 – 8 p.m. at the Carlos P. Romulo Theater, RCBC Plaza, Makati City, to become one of the bubbliest, frothiest and happiest musical treats Manila will experience. Continue reading

Narciso Rodriguez Perfume

Narciso Rodriguez’ own signature scent, Egyptian musk serves as the heart and soul of for her and for him and yet inspires two distinct fragrances. Created by one designer, one workshop, one thought process and one discerning aesthetic, represent a provocative play of purity, a synchrony of density, texture and scent. Narciso Rodriguez highlights elements that are most significant to him about both sexes: a youthful vitality that endures, a simple elegance and a strength that co-exists with vulnerability. Continue reading

The Art & Advocacy of Sebago

Few brands can boast of a long and rich heritage, and fewer can gather the top names in entertainment, fashion and design to celebrate an important milestone. New England-born footwear brand Sebago® is one of the exceptional few. In celebration of its 65th anniversary this year, it launched Sebago x 65, an exhibition of its iconic Docksides® transformed into unique works of art and auctioned for the benefit of Habitat for Humanity. Continue reading

FASHION WATCH 2011 FEATURING IVAR ASERON

Each designer is exclusive to Fashion Watch; you won’t see their collections on any other fashion show series. Much like fashion timetables abroad, every designer will showcase their Holiday collection early on in the year and a Spring/Summer collection towards the latter part of the year. Each of these designers had his/her creations unveiled to all through a fashion show held at the lobby area of the prestigious Shangri-La Makati Hotel. Continue reading

FASHION WATCH 2011 FEATURING JOEY SAMSON

Standing as a creative avenue, Fashion Watch continues to be the much-awaited series that brings to the forefront fresh new talent through an exciting fashion event. 2011 marks the revival of Fashion Watch, the much raved about fashion series is back for good, amped up and better than ever!

A project of the CFDP (Council of Fashion Designers of the Philippines) Fashion Watch 2011 will run from April to November 2011, featuring 19 of the country’s most notable designers, each showcasing a brand new collection. Each week, the show will feature the collection of two designers in back-to-back format.

Each designer is exclusive to Fashion Watch; you won’t see their collections on any other fashion show series. Much like fashion timetables abroad, every designer will showcase their Holiday collection early on in the year and a Spring/Summer collection towards the latter part of the year. Each of these designers had his/her creations unveiled to all through a fashion show held at the lobby area of the prestigious Shangri-La Makati Hotel. Continue reading