1) See three of the best! Tanyag showcases three enthralling Palanca Award-winning one-acts on August 28 (7pm), 29 (3pm), and 30 (3pm), at the PhilamLife Theater along United Nations Avenue, Manila. Chris Martinez' Our Lady of Arlegui, J. Dennia Teodosio's Baka Sakali, and Floy Quintos' Ang Kalungkutan Ng Mga Reyna present some of the myriad facets of Filipino life in ways fantastic, humorous, tragic and insightful.
2) Aching to shoot pics like the pros? Basic Photography: Understanding Exposure is a three-part seminar to be led by veteran photographer Edwin Celestino. Take better pictures with your D-SLR or adjustable digicam by participating in online lectures and field work. The online seminars (or webinars) will be held on Tuesday, September 22 and Thursday, September 24, both at 8:00pm. The field session will take place on Saturday, September 26, 5:00 pm at the Manila Baywalk. For more information on fees and how to register, visit the Facebook page.
3) In memory of Tita Cory. The NBDB Book Club and the Lopez Memorial Museum and Library pay tribute to the Mother of Philippine Democracy through a lecture/discussion on the book Cory: An Intimate Portrait, edited by Margie Penson-Juico and published by Anvil Publishing. It will be held on Saturday, September 5, 2009, at 2:00pm at the Lopez Memorial Museum and Library, Benpres Building, Meralco Ave. cor. Exhange Road. Ms. Margie Juico, the book’s editor and Pres. Aquino’s former Appointments Secretary, will be joining the discussion. Admission is free.