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Cultural | MAT’s Davao Urban Fighting Championship

   You have got to hand it to Marco Antonio Tamayo.  This Davaoeno health and fitness enthusiast who operates his own i.Flex Fitness Gyms, both in Davao City and Dubai, has made it a point to give back after all the

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Cultural Potpourri | Cecilia Pauliño Reta, Hijos de Davao Muse 2018

IN LAST year’s 53rd anniversary celebration of the Hijos de Davao, a statuesque, young mestiza glided through the catwalk wearing Davao’s fashion icon Alfonso “Boy” Guino-o’s Mindanao-inspired gown complete with a headdress.

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Cultural Potpourri | I-Sayaw Dance Studio’s “Movie Classics to Classics”

The I-Sayaw Dance Studio staged its successful summer dance recital entitled “Movie Classics to Classics” last June 1, 2018, at the SM City Annex Entertainment Center. Grandparents, parents, guests, yayas and drivers, and mall shoppers filled the venue and were

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Cultural Potpourri | Rene and Chona Lizada’s Thanksgiving Celebration

LAST JUNE 11, 2018, Rene and Chona Lizada shared a thanksgiving dinner at the West Empire Chinese Restaurant and Seafood Garden located along J.P. Laurel Avenue, Insular Village, Lanang, Davao City.

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Cultural Potpourri | Filipino Martial Arts Fest @ Abreeza Mall

UPON the invitation of event planner Jessica Segura, I attended the Filipino Martial Arts Festival 2018 at the Abreeza Mall last Jun. 9, 2018. “It’s a first of its kind so please do not miss it.

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Cultural Potpourri | Patrick Co, Davao’s New Chef on the Block

PATRICK Co is one of the most promising young chefs with a pleasing personality in the city given the exposure and experience he has amassed through his young culinary journey, which includes his stint at his own popular Fat Cow,

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Cultural Potpourri | LDW’s Fun Summer Dance Workshop 2018

HAVING watched the Locsin Dance Workshop (LDW) Annual Recital last March, I wasn’t that eager to watch the summer showcase as I heard they were doing “Peter & The Wolf” and “BisDak KMI” again. 

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Cultural Potpourri | Insulares de Mayo @ Waterfront Insular Hotel Davao

JUST as the month of May was ending, the Waterfront Insular Hotel-Davao staged the Philippine tradition of the pageantry of the Santa Cruzan it named “Insulares de Mayo” last May 31, 2018.  A holy mass was celebrated followed by an

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Cultural Potpourri | Darangen ni Bantugen @ SM Lanang Premier

THE FILIPINO Heritage Festival, in celebration of the National Heritage Month of May, presented Philippine Ballet Theatre’s “Darangen ni Bantugen” at SM Lanang Premier’s Cinema 6 last May 30, 2018.  Davao’s culturatti and ballet aficionados came in full support.

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Cultural Potpourri | SM Lanang Premier Celebrates 60 #AweSM

SM Lanang Premier merrily launched the 60th anniversary celebration of SM with its series of visual attractions and interactive activities for its loyal clients starting last fine Friday, the 25th of May, 2018.

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