Dazzling choreography and great musical entertainment await Santa Claritans on Saturday, Aug. 25 at 5:00 p.m. during the much-awaited “Kultura Pilipinas, Celebrating the History of Philippine Cultural Dances” at the West Ranch High School Theatre in Valencia.
The Filipino-American Association of SCV (Fil-Am of SCV) is gearing up for its biggest Dance and Musical event of the year, organized by its FACE committee (Fil-Am Academic & Cultural Enhancement ) and chaired by Myra Miranda, with committee members Daisy Dorotheo, Zony Gordon, Verna Arguelles, Josie Maglalang(Fil-Am president) and Emie Carrillo. This cultural show is made possible in partnership with Santa Clarita’s SCV International Program, where Sariaya, a city in the Philippines is one of its sister cities.
The Malaya Filipino American Dance Arts, a well-known dance troupe in Los Angeles will interpret the history of Philippine dance and culture through intricate and romantic dances like “Singkil, Pandanggo sa Ilaw” , and the world-famous “Tinikling”. Fil-Am of SCV is proud to partner with Malaya in showcasing our true and authentic Philippine history of cultural dances. As Fil-am president Josie Maglalang mentioned, “Learning our culture and identity thru dance brings us together towards a common goal”
The show includes musical performances by Claire Estrella, Elisha Soronio and Joseph Sese who will serenade the audience with popular Filipino songs, accompanied by pianist Verna Arguellas, guitarist Marco Soronio and Rondalla instrumentalist, Nolan Carreon.
Tickets are available at $50 for VIP and $25 for general admission.
West Ranch HS Theatre is located at 26255 Valencia Blvd, Valencia, 91381.
For ticket inquiries or purchase, call Cecile Ocampo – (818) 439-9392 ; Zeny Justiniano – (661) 645-0948 and Josie Maglalang – (661) 607-5665.
This event will benefit Fil-Am of SCV’s Scholarship Program and SCVIP’s Sister City Program for Sariaya City, Philippines.
The city of Santa Clarita, in partnership with the Santa Clarita Sister Cities program, invites local students to submit artwork, poetry, essays/creative writing, photographs, or music for the 2021 Sister Cities International Young Artists and Authors Showcase.
Los Angeles County Public Health officials on Wednesday confirmed 116 new deaths and 1,759 new cases of COVID-19 countywide, as Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital in Valencia reported its 144th fatality since the pandemic began.
Princess Cruises is extending the pause of its United Kingdom-based cruise vacations, sailing roundtrip from Southampton, through September 25, 2021, on Sky Princess, Regal Princess, and Island Princess.
The Biden-Harris Administration has approved California’s request to use Medicaid (Medi-Cal in California) funding to pay for voluntary COVID-19 testing for low-income students covered by the program, further supporting schools in underserved communities to reopen for in-person instruction.
After receiving athletic protocol updates from the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), the Los Angeles Department of Public Health (LADPH) and California Interscholastic Federation (CIF), the William S. Hart Union High School District has put together a complete athletic program following all state and county guidelines.
The ability to transform data into information and insights that can elevate a business and influence decisions is at the core of the newest major being offered in California State University, Northridge’s David Nazarian College of Business and Economics.
Santa Clarita Planning commissioners are expected to make a decision Tuesday regarding the proposed expansion of Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital via multiple construction projects that include building a second inpatient tower.
Santa Clarita Valley educators were next in line to receive their COVID-19 vaccine shots at Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital Monday, more than two months after the hospital received its first batch of vaccines for hospital frontline workers.