1 The culture of the Philippines, an island country in the South-East Asia, represents a huge range of very outstanding and fascinating traditions. Mode of Dressing 2. For a time, one of the most popular types of theater in the Philippines was the Moros y Cristianos, which is not surprising for a country that was under Spanish rule for 300 years. Philippines - Philippines - The Spanish period: Spanish colonial motives were not, however, strictly commercial. PROCLAMATION OF THE PHILIPPINE INDEPENDENCE GROUP 3 2. Ornaments 3. Theater. It houses three performing arts venues, one theater for film screenings, galleries, a museum and the center's library and archives. Theater has a long history in the Philippines. Nevertheless, for anyone who would like to discuss the issue of the Filipino contemporary theatre, the difficult and very complicated postcolonial history of the country appears as one of the main challenges. Social Classes 5. The Spanish at first viewed the Philippines as a stepping-stone to the riches of the East Indies (Spice Islands), but, even after the Portuguese and Dutch had foreclosed that possibility, the Spanish still maintained their presence in the archipelago. PHILIPPINE HISTORY Pre-Colonial Period Arts & Letters University of Santo Tomas Manila Prepared by: Mr. Ernie Ronel T. Mabahague. The basis of which is the folk performing arts under the traditional arts. The theater is a primary example of the architectâs signature style known as the floating volume, a trait can be seen in structures indigenous to the Philippines such as the nipa hut. Filipino revolutionary forces under General Emilio Aguinaldo proclaimed the sovereignty and independence of the Philippine Islands from the colonial rule of Spain. Marriage customs 7. SlideShare Explorar Pesquisar Você ... Cenaculo and the Embayoka of the Muslims which were presented in the rebuilt Metropolitan Theater, the Folk Arts Theater and the Cultural Center of the Philippines. Houses 4. JUNE 12, 1898 The Philippine declaration of Independence occurred in Kawit, Cavite. In the non-traditional category, theatrical direction, theatrical performance, theatrical production design, theatrical light and sound design, and â¦ It houses three performing arts venues, one theater for film screenings, galleries, a â¦ Philippine theater history, if only because they pioneered in a more realistic. portrayal of Filipino life and culture, showcasing not only Filipino costumes and. Pre-Colonial Philippines A. PHILIPPINE THEATER AND DRAMA Plays with Spanish Influence The New Sarswela Comedia/Komedya Zarsuela/Sarsuela *drama as tool for Christianization *drama as pedagogical tool *drama to attract people to the pueblos Predramatic Forms loas, declamaciones, oraciones - "minimal amount Status of Women 6. PHILIPPINE THEATER Theater in the Philippines is as varied as the cultural traditions and the historical influences that shaped it through the centuries. The theater is a primary example of the architect's signature style known as the floating volume, a trait can be seen in structures indigenous to the Philippines such as the nipa hut. economic power in the play, the musical is rife with Filipino Shakespeare), directed by Nonon Padilla, Philippine Educational Theater 10 Doreen G. Fernandez, Palabas: History of Philippine Theatre (Quezon City: nationalism and patriarchy, as Margie sacrifices herself for Association, PETA Theatreâ¦ Mixed Marriages, Inheritance and Philippine History Report 1. Society 1.