Popstar Royalty Sarah Geronimo is among the awardees of Ani Ng Dangal this year under the Multi-Disciplinary Arts category.
Ani Ng Dangal is an annual affair celebrated as a highlight and concluding rite of the Philippine Arts Festival held every February.
It awards natural-born Filipino artists or groups in seven art disciplines including Architecture and Allied Arts, Cinema, Dance, Dramatic Arts, Literary Arts, Music, and Visual Arts, and also including Multi-Disciplinary Arts.
There are forty-seven awardees this year. Aside from Sarah, well-known personalities who are in the list include Kara David, Brillante Mendoza, Nora Aunor and Shamaine Buencamino, plus the well-loved Saturday night program, ABS-CBN’s Wansapanataym.
Here is the complete list of awardees:
Architecture and Allied Arts:
- Architect Abelardo Tolentino Jr., Aidea Philippines, Inc.
- Kenneth Cobonpue, “Cabaret Sofa”
- Adrian Sibal, “The Rivals”
- Auraeus Solito, “Busong”
- Brillante Mendoza, “Thy Womb”
- Brandon Relucio and Ivan Zaldarriaga, “Di Ingon ‘Nato” (“Not Like Us”)
- Charles Andrew Flamiano, “Letting Go, Letting God”
- Christopher Gozum, “Anacbuana”
- Eduardo Roy Jr., “Bahay Bata”
- John Paul Su, “Pagpag”
- Lav Diaz, “Florentina Hubaldo CTE”
- Lawrence Fajardo, “Posas”
- Marlon Rivera, “Ang Babae Sa Septic Tank”
- Marty Syjuco, “Give Up Tomorrow”
- Nora Aunor, “Thy Womb”
- Shamaine Buencamino, “Niño”
- Will Fredo, “The Caregiver”
- Candice Adea
- Halili Cruz Dance Company
- Irina “Ina” Feleo (Bayanihan National Folk Dance Company of the Philippines)
- Peter Laurent Callangan (Bayanihan National Folk Dance of the Philippines)
- The Crew
- Peter de Guzman
- Romulo Baquiran Jr.
- Arwin Tan
- Baao Children Chorus
- Edgardo “Ed” Lumbera Manguiat
- Joseleo Ciballos Logdat
- Miriam College High School Glee Club
- Muntinlupa Science High School Chorale
- Novo Concertante Manila Choir
- Samiweng Singers, Ilocos Norte National High School (INNHS)
- University of the Philippines Singing Ambassadors
- UP Concert Chorus
- Engr. Jaime Sumugat Singlador
- George Tapan
- Jamia Mei Tolentino
- Jamille Bianca Aguilar
- Joel C. Forte
- Jophel Botero Ybiosa
- Trisha Co Reyes
- Zohayma Montañer
- BBDO Guerrero
- Kara David, “i-Witness” (GMA-7)
- Sarah Geronimo
- “Wansapanataym” (ABS-CBN)
Awarding ceremonies will be held on Friday, March 8, 2013, at the Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino (CCP Little Theater).