Gotta check this out…


The National Museum of the Filipino People
Former Finance Building, Finance Route
Teodoro Valencia Circle, Rizal Park

When and What:
Thursday, Dec. 3, opening cocktails of War & Dissent: The U.S. in the Philippines, 1898-1915 at 5:30 pm. 5th floor, West Wing Gallery
Thursday, Dec. 3, premier of Shadows of War in Manila adapted by the Anino Theater Company at 7:15 pm
Thursday, Dec. 3, an exciting treasure trove on the theme War & Remembrance For Sale from 2:00 to 8:00 pm
and Friday, Dec. 5, first of a series of Saturday lectures by leading historians. 2nd floor, Ayala Theater

RSVP for the opening
Andi Herrera Benitez or 0918 991 2634

Send Andi Benitez your name, email, and address so that we can send you an invitation to the opening and an update of events.

RSVP for the lectures
Charisma Gunay or 0906 361 7433
In order to send you the written paper invitation and keep in touch during the days right before December 3rd, could you be so kind and send us as soon as possible your postal address and your cell phone number please?

Thank you very much in advance.

War & Dissent was curated and authored by Dr. Randolph Delehanty and originally presented at the Officers’ Club Exhibition Hall, the Presidio Trust, San Francisco. Consultants for the exhibition in Manila were Mr. Ambeth Ocampo and Ms. Petty Benitez-Johannot.

Shadows of War was originally performed by the Bindlestiff Theater Company in San Francisco and the concept was adapted by the Anino Theater Company in Manila.

War & Remembrance For Sale was organized by the Bayanihan Collectors’ Club

The exhibition is presented by the Lopez of Balayan, Batangas Foundation in partnership with the National Museum of the Philippines, the Presidio Trust in San Francisco, the Department of Tourism, Lopez Memorial Museum, Malayan Insurance, Aquilles Lopez, Victor Lopez, Victoria Lopez, and a Friend of the Lopez of Balayan, Batangas Foundation. The lecture series is presented in partnership with FundaciĆ³n Santiago.

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