7 things to do this weekend: October 6-8


Posted at Oct 06 2017 12:39 PM

MANILA - Here's a list of shows, events, and sale promos you can check out over the weekend. 

1. NeoFilipino: Other Matters

When: October 7 and 8 
Where: Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino, CCP

Take a look at the works of established choreographers JK Anicoche, Novy Bereber, Christine Crame, Ma. Elena Laniog, and Ernest Mandap at CCP's "NeoFilipino: Other Matters." These works tackle contemporary issues, from homosexuality to the role of social media. 

"NeoFilipino" is the third part of the CCP Choreographers Series, specifically designed for nurturing and furthering the choreographic art in the Philippines, with particular focus on contemporary dance.

For ticketing inquiries and other concerns, contact (0917) 513-6604. Tickets are at P500 (with discounts for students, senior citizens, PWDs, and government and military personnel).

2. Attitude of the Mind

When: October 7 (3 p.m. to 5 p.m.)
Where: Bulwagang Juan Luna, CCP 

The CCP Visual Arts and Museum Division is hosting a roundtable discussion on Saturday for the "Attitude of the Mind" exhibit, which is part of the 100th birth anniversary of National Artist for Music Jose Maceda. 

The conversation will focus on the theme of "Working with collections" and will be moderated by curator Dayang Yraola. 

"Attitude of the Mind" will be run until December 3 at the Cultural Center of the Philippines in Pasay City. It may be viewed daily from Tuesday to Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

3. Musical performances at Southwoods Mall

When: October 
Where: Southwoods Mall, SLEX

For the whole month of October, Southwoods Mall prepared a lineup of events featuring musical performances from some of the country's finest musicians. 

This weekend, the Harana Boys will have a mall show on October 7. Reality singing competition standouts Klarisse Guzman from "The Voice Season 1," and "I Love OPM Season 1" champion Yohan Hwang will take over the stage on October 8.

For more information, call the Megaworld Lifestyle Malls Concierge at (02) 709-9888 or 709-0888, or (0917) 838-0111, or visit www.megaworldlifesytlemalls.com.

4. Swan Lake

When: October 7 and 14 at 6 p.m., October 8 and 15 at 3 p.m.
Where: Aliw Theater 

Ballet Manila is presenting "Swan Lake" for the 11th time. 

The four-act "Swan Lake" is the tale of the beautiful Odette, turned into a swan by the sorcerer Rothbart and whose only consolation is turning back into human form for a few hours after midnight. 

It features music by Peter Tchaikovsky as performed live by the ABS-CBN Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Maestro Alexander Vikulov of Russia’s Mariinsky Theater, and the original Lev Ivanov choreography for the white acts. It will also showcase a new set design by Miguel Faustmann and new costumes by Michael Miguel.

Tickets are available at all Ticketworld outlets.

5. Digital Walker's Christmas Comes Early Sale

When: October 6 to 8
Where: SM Megamall Megatrade Hall 3

Digital Walker is once again holding its "Christmas Comes Early Sale," which means customers can enjoy up to 70% discounts on select items.

The Digital Walker's "Christmas Comes Early Sale" has everything in store for the techie at heart — from car accessories and headphones, to speakers and power banks, among others. 

6. G-Force dance workshop

When: October 
Where: The Bellevue Manila

G-Force Project 2017 Sembreak is back for the 6th time.

Head to The Bellevue Manila on all weekends of October and learn from some of the country's top dancers and instructors. 

G-Force Project 2017 Sembreak Workshop aims to give every student a dance class experience of a lifetime. For inquiries, call (0917) 843-6723 or (0998) 523-6723. 

7. Eastwood City Neon Beer Fest DJ's Night

When: October 7, 8 p.m.
Where: Fuente Circle, Eastwood City

Eastwood City is gearing up for a month-long celebration of great music, good food, overflowing fun and an unstoppable pouring of beer. 

This weekend, catch the hottest disc jockeys in the Metro at the Eastwood City Neon Beer Fest DJ's Night, which will also take place on October 20.

For more information, contact the Megaworld Lifestyle Malls Concierge at (02) 709-9888, 709-0888, or (0917) 838-0111, or visit www.megaworldlifesytlemalls.com.