Apocalypse (Greek: ἀποκάλυψις apokálypsis; “lifting of the veil” or “revelation”) is a disclosure of something hidden from the majority of mankind in an era dominated by falsehood and misconception, i.e. the veil to be lifted. *wikipedia
One must end so one may begin. Let’s get together.
Convergence. Emergence. Irreverence.
This 2012, Sipat Lawin Ensemble (SLE) launches SEASON APOCALYPSE, of beginnings and endings featuring the return of nuclear-phenomenal BATTALIA ROYALE in September and the 1st FRINGE/ CRINGE MANILA DEVISED-WORKS FESTIVAL in November with new works from emerging artists from different performance media.
Sipat Lawin inter-active classics: HARING +UBU-L, PRAGRES, IMPERIO ANIMALIA are back and now packed to go on tour on backpacks with Sipat on Wings Nationwide Performance Tour.
SLE fires 2 quarterly open platforms for collaborative new works: STRANGE PILGRIMS (Beer+ Opera + Music+ Contemporary Dance+ Film + Theatre + Art + Hybrid works) in bars and living rooms; and the newly-launched BOOK-ON-THE-SPOT CHILDREN’S WORKS PLATFORM at the Museo Pambata.
Theater-in-a-backpack Workshop Series plants new seeds for new breeds of theater practitioners around the country.
Relevant new works. Massive new platforms developing new communities, new audiences. SLE is shifting consciousness brewing performances as community functions and community functions as performances.
Engagement. Proximity. Coverage.
Fire. Shoot. Aim.
Rebellions and revelations. Sipat Lawin Ensemble: Season Apocalypse.
Endings ∞ Beginnings.