Ballet PhilippinesUnited States
Grants Awarded2003 | Dance | Philippines
to support a visiting choreographer from Asia in a residency with the company in 20042001 | Dance | Philippines
to enable Indonesian choreographer Boi Sakti to serve as a guest choreographer with Ballet Philippines in Manila in spring 20011985 | Dance | Philippines
to support the residency of American choreographer and teacher Norman Walker with the Ballet for two months, beginning in December 1986
It is a steampunk musical foregrounding the intellectual heroism of Apolinario Mabini, who in the second phase of Philippine revolution, displayed an uncommon vision, a warrior’s spirit, and a principled character, as he struggled against all odds to enjoin his countrymen to go beyond considerations of class, clan, economic gain and personal ambition, so they could think and act as citizens of one nation.