[Malaysia] A Day at the Islamic Arts Museum

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My family and I love to visit museums. It’s just a nice way to spend the day, especially if you live in a tropical country where the outside heat can be brutal. My husband and I have visited a lot of museums in Malaysia but the Islamic Arts Museum is my top favorite. Here are some photos I’d like to share.       The highlights would be the impressive mosque replicas from around the world.                               Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia Jalan Lembah Perdana, Tasik Perdana, […]

Manila is Alive with “The Sound of Music”

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Review by Katherine C. Eustaquio Published in Balikbayan Magazine     Under the direction of Roxanne Lapus and Musical Director Maestro Rodel Colmenar, Resorts World Manila’s production of the iconic play—The Sound of Music—not only brought to life a classic but transported the viewers to a time when innocence, courage, faith, integrity, and love are ways of life. Resorts World Manila’s world-class cast is composed of internationally-acclaimed theatre veterans, starting with Joanna Ampil, who played the lead role of Maria Rainer, and “King of Philippine Theatre” Audie Gemora, both of whom performed during the December 23, 2011 run. Having to […]