Philippine dance - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Philippine dance


5 women who pioneered Filipino folk and modern dance

Apr 27, 2019 - 7:30 PM

These women have put Filipino folk and modern dance on the map

Ligaya Fernando-Amilbangsa: Keeping culture alive through dance

Sep 05, 2015 - 6:37 PM

For Filipina Ramon Maysaysay awardee Ligaya Fernando Amilbangsa the pangalay dance reflects the country s rich culture

Ligaya Fernando-Amilbangsa is the only Filipina among the 2015 Ramon Magsaysay awardees. Photo by Rappler

Fast Facts: Helena Zoila Benitez is 100 years old

Jun 27, 2014 - 11:08 AM

In 100 years she has been senator educator founder of the Bayanihan Philippine Dance Company and head of significant UN organizations