Every single day, we are plagued with the problems of our country. From crime and corruption ; to the simplest forms which may also be present in our own homes. Simple acts of disrespect to the elderly, or abuse TO the younger generation or even BY the younger generation ... these things happen in a day to day basis.
These problems have reached an alarming state; as you can see or hear about it in every news corner. What's worse , is that we become desensitized on these events that the Filipino spirit of "pagiging makatao" is slowly perishing.
Tanghalang Pilipino (TP), the resident theater company of the Cultural Center of the Philippines and the Asian Institute for Distance Education (AIDE), present: The Online Theater Arts Series!
The Online Theater Arts Series offers certificate courses in Theater Arts such as Theater Acting Towards Self Actualization , Script Writing , Group Dynamics and Community Theater through Improvisation. What's different about these courses is that it instills the "Kamalayang Pilipino" Pedagogy where it leads the students to create works which leads to the greater good.
How can you develop the soul of a nation when every single day, we are plagued with the problems of our country? It's simple . Let's go back to our roots.
Kamalayang Pilipino para sa Mabuting Artistiko .
Academic Program Head for TP-AIDE Lecturer for Theater Acting for
Mr. Remus Villanueva has been a theater actor since 2004 and has 14 years of theater experience from different theater He had also been a resident actor of Acto r's Company of Tanghalang Pilipino, in 2012. He had also performed internationally, namely ; in Shaw Theatre , London, United Kingdom as General lrinchin in Marco Polo- An Untold Love Story (2016), in Le Vingtieme Theatre , Paris,
France as Baron Tegan with the Actors Theatre Company U.K. (2015 ), and in the Beijing Theatre Olympics in Beijing, China (2014).
He taught Theater Arts in San Beda College Alabang , served as the Program Head for Theater Arts in Bulacan State University, and is now the Academic Program Head of Tanghalang Pilipino and the Asian Institute of Distance Education's Online Theater Arts Series.
ELJAY CASTRO DELDOC
Lecturer for Script Writing
A native of Hagonoy, Bulacan, Eljay Castro Deldoc is a writer, translator, actor, director, and educator. He earned his degree in Communication Arts from the University of the Philippines Los Banos. He has been a fellow of the Cordillera Creative Writing Workshop , the 14th lyas National Writers Workshop , the 1st PUP Multi-Genre National Writers Workshop , the 15th Ricky Lee Scriptwriting Workshop , and the 57th UP National Writers
Workshop . Eljay also penned Tanghalang Pilipino's "Lukot-Lukot , Bilog-Bilog", Dulaang Laboratoryo's "Sylvia Q."and "Ang Muling Pamumukadkad ng Vanda sanderiana ", Teatro de Ateneo de Zambangoa 's "Ganito ang Pinangarap Kong Kasal", UPLB Department of Humanities' "Alindanaw ", and CopeWithLand 's "Nawa'y Muli Tayong Makauwi". Recently, Eljay ventured in producing teleplays as a part-time writer for GMA 7. He's part of the writing team of "Juan Tamad", "Naku Boss Ko", "Conan My Beautician", and "I Heart Davao".
KARL ALEXIS C. JINGCO
Lecturer of Community Theater
Stage actor specializing in both Scripted and unscripted (improv) plays. Founder of the 2nd oldest lmprov group in the Philippines "One and a Halfmen lmprov" and founder of "Shorts and Briefs theatre festival and "Story Nights Manila", he is also the youngest Teacher, specializing in lmprov & Art Comedy for the Actors Company for Tanghalang Pilipino in CCP. He is also working with CCP arts education to spread "soul spa/Healing
as a method of teaching and learning. Cited as one of the 2016 Young Talents of the Philippines and 2012 Outstanding Youth Leader for Region
IX. He also host a radio show every sunday in DZME, TV host on Gametime TV in Cignal Cable. Performer, Director, Producer, creator and over all creative.
JENNY LEE BONTO
Lecturer for Group Dynamics
Jenny Lee Bento is an artist teacher manager who graduated in Project Inc. She uses theater for training UP Los Banos of Bachelor of Science Agricultural Engineering. She started theater classes at the Philippine Educational Theater Education in 1983. She was former Executive Director of Ballet Philippines and currently the Executive Director of Artists Welfare various participants for target competencies.