Ballet Philippines Research Paper

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Ballet Philippines Ballet Philippines is a professional classical and contemporary dance company in the country. It is a resident company of the Cultural Center of the Philippines and was founded in 1969 by Alice Reyes and Eddie Elejar. Ballet Philippines has almost 500 choreographic works. From full-length classical ballets and internationally recognized masterworks to indigenous works of Filipino folklore and social issues, the company weaves a colorful tapestry of the Philippine 's rich and diverse cultural heritage. Led by its Artistic Director, Paul Alexander Morales and President, Margie Moran Floirendo, the company continues to pursue its vision of nurturing Filipino dance artists through its year-long program of professional and developmental dance. Philippine Ballet Theater The Philippine Ballet Theatre (PBT) was founded 1986 during the aftermath of the EDSA Revolution. The company was formed as a response to the clamor to support ballet artists and their respective companies that felt left out by the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) during the Marcos regime as the CCP Dance Company was the sole company that received support during the Marcos era. The new company 's founders were National Artist Leonor Orosa Goquinco, Felicitas Radaic, Julie Borromeo, Eddie Elejar, Maria Luisa "Inday" Gaston Manosa, Sony Lopez-Gonzales, Vella Damian, Basilio Willaruz, Gener Caringal, Tony Fabella, and Eric V. Cruz. Totoy de Oteyza and Inday Manosa 's Hariraya Ballet

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