Homage to Charles Aznavour
THE Embassy of France and Alliance Française de Manille present Hommage a Charles Aznavour, a musical tribute to the legendary French-Armenian icon, on Nov. 22, 7 p.m., at the Alliance Française de Manille.
THE Benilde Arts and Culture Cluster’s Theater Arts Program presents Larawan ng Pilipino Bilang Artist(a), a parody of Portrait of the Artist as Filipino, done in celebration of the centenary of National Artist Nick Joaquin. Written and directed by Nonon Padilla, it features Alan Bautista, Sherry Lara, Stella Cañete-Mendoza, Mosang, Bembol Roco, and Jaime Yambao plus the Theater Arts Batch 2015. Performances are on Nov. 21 to 24, 28, 29, and Dec. 1, at 1 and 7 p.m., at the SDA Theater, DLS-CSB, 950 Pablo Ocampo St., Malate, Manila.
BALLET MANILA restages Lisa Macuja-Elizalde’s first full-length choreographic work, Cinderella, at the Aliw Theater on Nov. 24, 25, Dec. 1 and 2. For details visit www.balletmanila.com.ph.
A THESIS production, /sa•yaw/, will be staged on Nov. 23 and 24, 1 and 7 p.m., at the DLS-CSB’s Black Box Theater at the School of Design and Arts Campus. The featured series of dance vignettes is directed and choreographed by graduating student Olivia Bugayong, an Ani ng Dangal awardee. For tickets (P200) call 0939-215-5594.
Alan Rivera exhibit
THE Cultural Center of the Philippines presents CONTINUUM / The art of Alan Rivera / A reconstruction of memories on Nov. 17, 4 p.m., at the 4th floor galleries. It is the first retrospective exhibition of the late artist.
HIRAYA GALLERY presents The Night of Arias and Duets, featuring Nanette Moscardon Maigue and Lara Maigue, on Nov. 21, 7 p.m., at the Globe Art Gallery, Globe Tower