Ultra Worldwide, one of the world’s top international music festival brand, stages anew “Road To Ultra Philippines” on Sept. 15 at the Mall of Asia Arena.
Presented by Blackwater and Ovation Productions, the one-night Electronic Dance Music (EDM) all-star event is headlined by Hardwell and German hitmaker Zedd. Supporting them are Getter and Rezz, two of the fastest-rising stars in electronic dance music who are making their debut performance here, together with Sam Feldt.
The annual EDM event was recently voted the world’s No. 1 music festival by DJ Magazine for the second consecutive year.
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The University of the Philippines (UP) held recently its grand alumni homecoming at the Bahay ng Alumni with the theme “Itanghal ang Dangal.”
Among the distinguished alumni who attended the event were former Vice President Jejomar Binay, former Senator Manny Villar and wife Senator Cynthia Villar, Justice Antonio Carpio, Manila Hotel president Atty. Joey and Mrs. Lina, Ramon and Puri Laconico of the Bayanihan Philippine Dance Company, Dr. Ramon Gustilo of Makati Medical Center, Atty. Renato Valdecantos, Dr. Edelina dela Paz, and businessman Tony Boy dela Rea.
As a UP scholar many years ago, Tony Boy was a member of the UP Repertory, led then by the late Behn Cervantes. He was also part of the Campus Crusade for Christ and the International Club of UP. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Theater Arts, major in Acting, cum laude. He also took up voice at the UP Conservatory of Music then under Professor Fides Cuyugan Asensio.
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Tidbits: Happy b-day greetings today, Sept. 14, go to Mara Charmaine Magpantay, Santanina Rasul, Josefino Cenizal, Patrick Garcia, Gen. Avelino Razón, Pachot Mapa, Dr. Editha Tan, Cecille Ferrer, Tito Manapat, Violy Chua, Lynnie Yu, Grace Pizarro Espiritu, Tessie Gabriel, Albert Bautista, Tisha Espiritu, Tyron Perez, Ryan Sy, Bridgette Clarino, Peter Macrohon, Joan Maglipon Marcelo and Edu Manzano… Sept. 15: Ms. Dulce Baybay, Jo Gomez, Cheri Querol-Moreno, Francis Valderrama, Bobby Martino, Gani and Ruby Ann Buenaflor, Nina Ramos, Geraldine R. Tan, JR Pajaro, Marichi Nabong, Dolores Banaria, Mabel V. Ferrer, Irma Bazerghi, and Rufus Isaiah M. Arriola…