On August 8 2020, PhilCAS participated in CIOFF’s 50th Anniversary
NORTH AMERICAN SECTOR CIOFF INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE FOLKLORE MARATHON
CIOFF 50th Anniversary North American Sector
4:00 pm Central – 5:00 pm EasternCanada PhilCas, British Colombia PhilCAS will be doing a learn to dance of “Aray” from the Maria Clara Suite. Aray Is a dance whose words are sung in “Chabacano-ermitense,” a hybrid of Spanish that was only spoken in the Ermita district before the turn of the century and today is extinct. The dance itself is a flirtatious one that involves graceful use of the pañuelo, or shawl by the women and tambourines held by the men.
The two trainers will be : Leandro Sublay and Andrea Banzon.
Dancers also taking part: Gillian Gatus, John Gatus, Rebecca Banzon, Rachel Ambrosio, Romina Ambrosio, Clyde Velardo, Rainalynne Soloria, Rachelynne Soloria, Michael Soloria, Yohan Lamoly & Katrina Katigbak
This November 3, 2018, the Philippine Cultural Arts Society of BC is proud to announce our fundraising theatre production: Kalikasan – Elements of Nature.
This year’s production will feature a collaboration between our teen and senior performers as well as cultural dance groups from the lower mainland.
We are elated to be in collaboration with Colours of Dance, Hanyang Arts and Culture, Shan – E – Punjab Arts Club and Tatsumi Japanese Dance Society. This year’s theme will showcase the correlation of nature relative to the regions of Asia.
Our theatre performance will be held at Gateway Theatre in Richmond. Doors open at 6:15PM, show starts at 7PM and will run to approximately 9PM.