Ballet Philippines' "Crisostomo Ibarra" June 16-24, 2012

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Announcement from Ballet Philippines

Ballet Philippines

marking the end of the year-long (2011-2012) celebration
of the 150th birth anniversary of national hero Jose Rizal

"Crisostomo Ibarra"

June 16-17 and 23-24, 2012
Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino, Cultural Center of the Philippines

Special Gala shows will be performed with live music featuring 5 leading classical musicians.
There will be a free admission performance at SM Calamba on June 18.

The contemporary ballet depicts Crisostomo Ibarra’s transformation from aristocratic idealist to revolutionary pragmatist. Ibarra’s internal journey begins on his travel back home, where he metaphorically resists the strong tides that sway his co-passengers.

Outstanding Dance Production, 2010 PHILSTAGE Gawad Buhay!
Choreographed by Ballet Philippines’ artistic director Paul Alexander Morales
based on Jose Rizal's "Noli Me Tangere"
Music by Jed Balsamo
Sets and costumes by Jose Melencio
Videos by Ruelo Lozendo

Bonus! Here is the trailer:

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