Amigos de España meeting Dec. 13
AMIGOS de España en Cebu will have a regular meeting on Dec. 13, Thursday, at noon at Salon Barcelona of the Casino Español de Cebu.
Current president Myra Gonzalez expects a large turnout of members as this occasion serves as a Christmas gathering, complete with “intercambio de regalos, ” which means exchange of gifts.
It is usually hilarious, and in charge of the activity is treasurer Julina Muertegui with the help of Mitos Montilla.
For today and tomorrow, Dec. 7 and 8, at 7 p.m. Balletcenter presents The Nutcracker ballet at Onstage Cebu, Cinema 1 of Ayala Center Cebu.
It is in cooperation with the Marco Polo Plaza Hotel, Ayala Malls, and Ayala Center Cebu. Tickets are at P500, P300, and P200, available at the gate an hour before the performance.
The music is by Tschaikovsky while the choreography has been done by Nicolas Pacaña, co-artistic director with Gregory Aaron of Balletcenter.
Cebu Pacific launches its direct Cebu-Macau flights with a send-off today at 4:30 p.m. at the Mactan International Airport Terminal 2. Thank you Jaja Rama for the invitation, but we are going to the ballet.
Our photos today are of the birthday party Kingsley Medalla held at the Tsai Cheng Chinese restaurant of the Grand Convention Center.
It was quite a gathering of his friends and relations come to wish him well. Adding lustre to the occasion was the presence of Pilar Pilapil who can really spin a story.
The arrival of Gavin Bagares at the height of the evening made it even more sparkling. At the end of the evening all they could resolve was “to be continued....”
BIRTHDAY boy Kingsley Medalla with architect Tessie Javier SAMUEL Jayme, Emmon Jayme, Sandy Jayme, Anne Thea Jayme, Kingsley, Don Darious, Leolina Sode-Jayme, and James Jayme.
SEATED from left are Margot Larrañaga, Jaime Picornell, Myra Gonzalez, and Merlie Zamora. Standing: Marian Agoncillo Sode, Alejandra Macuane Wardskier, Kingsley, Pilar Pilapil, Cely Chiongbian, and Pacita Agoncillo Sode, Kingsley's mom
REV. Fr. Eugene La Corte, Sister Keyla Basurtto, Rev. Fr. John Anthony Ma. Napulis FF, Pacita Sode, Kingsley, Sister Stephany, and Queenie Ann Medalla-Dabon