Philippine Ballet Scene
Here in the country, The Halili-Cruz School of Ballet (HCSB) has been hailed as one of the best ballet schools. For over a decade since 2000 to present, It has been awarded as the “Most Outstanding Ballet School in Asia”. The school has also successfully represented the Philippines in different international festivals and competitions in Australia, Hong Kong, Japan, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, China, Brunei, South Korea, Russia, England and the USA.
Accomplishments and Honors
The achievements of the Halili-Cruz School of Ballet is credited under the leadership of its founder, multi-awarded Artistic Director, Shirley Halili-Cruz, alongside with the sturdy support of its equally outstanding Associate Artistic Directors, Grace Garalde-Perez, Anna Kathrina Halili Cruz-Bueno.
To date the Halili-Cruz School of Ballet has garnered more than 300 national and international awards and prizes, among them are:
· Hall of Fame, Aliw Award as Best Classical Dance Company in the Philippines
· 8- time Ani ng Dangal Awardee for its international achievements
· People’s Choice as the Most Outstanding Performing Group
· Grand Prize Winner in the Asia Pacific Dance Competition in Thailand, Singapore, Hong Kong and the Philippines
· Grand Prize Winner in the 21st Century International Dance and Arts Festival and Competition in Genting Highlands, Malaysia
· First Prize in the Dance Excellence in Los Angeles, California, USA
· Global Excellence Award in Bangkok, Thailand
· Best Performance in classical and contemporary dance in the Bauhinia Cup International Dance Competition in Hongkong
· Global Pinoy Award
Perseverance, patience and passion must be present in an aspiring ballet dancer, it takes years of proper training not to mention support from the family.
Ballerina is often misused to refer to a female ballet dancer, fact is, in attaining the Ballerina title, one must have achieved exceptional skills and gain acclaims to be called one.
What better way to have an exceptional ballet education but through Halili-Cruz School of Ballet.
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