Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th August
The T’Boli Dreamweavers in dialogue with Alma Mater
Two-day event dedicated to the Philippine culture. Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th August twenty one Philippine women, mothers and grandmothers, living in Italy, and three t’boli storytellers of Mindanao island – mother, grandmother and granddaughter will make under the direction of Yuval Avital a vocal performance that will mix with the voices of grandmothers from all over the world inside the big ALMA MATER installation. On both Saturday and Sunday collateral events will take place before this extraordinary performance: Sinulog street parade, one of the most important traditional Philippine festivals (h 19.30), a meeting that introduces and deepens our knowledge about the T’Boli culture (Saturday h 20.15) and a lecture by the president of NCCA, Felipe de Leon (Sunday 20.15) will guide the public through the imaginary journey around 7108 Philippine islands.