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Weekender: June 24, 2011

Have yourself a Bigfish weekend
by Gelo Gonzales | Jun 24, 2011
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Another rainy weekend is upon us, and we’re sure many of you would want nothing more than to just chill at home.[firstpara] But for those who don’t let a little rain stop them, well here’s what you can do this weekend.

Party like the rain’s never stopping!
Bigfish Innovation White is the biggest dance music fest of the year, and will feature Ministry of Sound, DJ John Paul Lee, Kyau & Albert, Ronski Speed with Emma Hewitt live on vocals and featuring "The Legend" CHICANE live on stage. If you’re up for a good time, then this is the party you want to check out! It’s one magical journey throughout the night. Just make sure to dress in white.

The party happens on June 25, at the World Trade Center.

Contact Details:
For tickets and VIP tables, please call (63 2) 632-7762 or (63 2) 634-8238.

Catch a circus like no other
World-renowned performance troupe Cirque de Soleil will be dazzling the country for the very first time as VAREKAI opens. Running from June 22, all the way to July 24, the show promises to be a spellbinding one, and will feature everything that has transformed the Soleil troupe into a modern day legend. The group is known for their stunning choreography, mesmerizing acrobatics, amazing music, and astounding creativity. It’s a performance that you really won’t see anywhere else.

Contact Details:
Regular and VIP seat tickets for VAREKAI may be purchased online at www.hoopla.ph or www.cirquedusoleil.ph or call (63 2) 669-2222. You can also visit Hoopla's booth at Greenbelt 3 and Glorietta 4 Cinema for Varekai tickets and merchandise. Performances are held at the Quirino Grandstand in Rizal Park.

Enjoy a music festival
The Fête de la Musique, a celebration of music held in 110 countries and 350 cities worldwide, is back! Happening tomorrow June 25 at Arts in the City, Bonifacio Global City, the event aims to feature and celebrate nearly all genres from classical to rock with performances from over 16 bands and musicians.

Along with the topnotch performances, Arts in the City will also host the Feast at the Fête food bazaar at the Arts in the City grounds and FVR Hall. It’s a great way for everyone to celebrate the end of summer and welcome the rainy days with music and food. Arts with Rebel Lion and Sweet Productions will be hosting the World, Reggae and Classical stage. Performances will start at 5 pm. See the following musicians at Arts in the City:

For more details, please call (63 2) 889-3028 or visit: http://www.artsinthecity.ph/

Belly-dancing galore
Peak Performance Dance and Fitness stages the 5th annual Philippine Belly Dance Festival, Bellyfest 2011 on June 25, at the AFP Theater in Camp Aguinaldo. This dance concert is sure to pique your interest as it features some of the top belly dance performers from all over the country.

The show will feature bellydancers Jill Ngo, Gemma Magtibay, Nilda Boquiren, Crystal Calinawan, Sundee Vinas and the "Goddesses of Bellydance." Multi-awarded International Bellydancer Alisha Lee will also perform during the Grand Evening Show and teach a series of mini-workshops on the festival day and extensive workshops the following day. The show starts at 6 PM.

Contact Details:
For inquiries and ticket purchases, please call (63 2) 502-2912, (63 2) 413-3466 or (63 917) 624-7534.

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WORDS BY:GELO GONZALES