Ruby MassKara opens Monday
A visual feast of a program will open the 40th edition of the MassKara Festival on Monday October 7, 6 p.m. at The Bandstand, Bacolod Public Plaza, Festival Director Eli Tajanlangit said.
Fireworks, light shows and colorful dance performances will be part of the opening ceremonies that will be directed by Amber Marie Aguilar, Tajanlangit added.
It will feature an Electric MassKara float, a MassKara mob dance, the MassKara Queen candidates, and international solo mask performers from Cambodia and Indonesia. Short performances from all 14 entries in the barangay category of the Street and Arena Dance Competition will also be featured.
A fireworks display and mass dance by MassKara Dancers and guests will end the show.
The ceremonies will also mark the opening of festival sites at the plaza, Bacolod Government Center, and the carnival sites beside the Pope John Paul II Tower and at the football field of BGC.*