This conference sponsored by Lipa Actors and Dance Company, LTN Events, with the support of Canada Arts Council and our community partners, is first of its kind in the area and poised to be a major arts event in the province. The current list of speakers includes Mr. Dennis Gupa (MA Theater Arts UP Diliman, MFA Theater Directing University of British Columbia), Mr. Alvin Tolentino (Artistic Director Alvin Erasga Dance Company, international contemporary dance artist), Jonathan Tsang, Lighting Designer/Technical Director, Vancouver BC Canada and Tony Esteban of Academy of Production Technology PH.Conference components will focus on a lecture workshop about the practice of theatre in Philippine Community, contemporary dance class and technical theatre workshops. It will be held in Canossa Academy and Lipa Ballet School on July 23 -26 with a welcome program for participants and guests followed by program sessions which includes lectures, workshops, presentations, and performances.
Just recently Batangas Theater and Dance Conference announced that ALIGMA DANCE COMPANY joins their official event partner. Aligma Dance Company or ADC is a popular modern and hiphop dance organization in Batangas. They won several national hip hop competitions including the World Supremacy Battlegrounds in 2012 – National Level. Since, the group became the most influential hiphop dance organization in Lipa City and the Batangas Province. The group is currently involved in their community works using dance training in youth leadership and networking while expanding professional horizons in dance. (credits to LTN )