Explore the rich history and culture of the Philippines through an exciting and entertaining performance by the Bayanihan Philippine National Dance Co.
The dance company will perform at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, November 3 at Lorain County Community College’s Stocker Arts Center.
The show is part of the Performing Artists Series. Tickets are $34 for orchestra; $27 for mezzanine; and $10 for LCCC students and youth 18 and under. Tickets can be ordered online at www.lorainccc.edu/stocker, or by calling the Stocker Arts Center box office at (440) 366-4040 or (800) 995-5222 extension 4040 from 12-6 p.m., Monday through Friday. Tickets are also available at the box office, located in the lobby of the Stocker Arts Center.
The performers of the Bayanihan Philippine National Dance Co. are considered national heroes in their country for their efforts in promoting the heritage of the Filipino culture. The show includes live music, cultural dress, and a series of dance selections inspired by the many cultures of the Philippines.
The dance company debuted at the Brussels Universal Exposition in 1958 and was featured in a telecast on “The Ed Sullivan Show.” Since then, the group has earned many distinctions, including the first Filipino group to perform on Broadway and receiving the Ramon Magsaysay Award for international understanding.
For more information on the show and other upcoming performances at LCCC’s Stocker Art Center, visit www.lorainccc.edu/stocker.