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By: Manila Speak Board
Jazz at the Manor, a Baguio jazz festival, was held for the first time over the Easter weekend in Baguio City. An all-star jazz festival, featuring ...
All-star Jazz at the Manor The Manor at Camp John Hay turns Baguio into the summer capital of jazz, hosting the Philippine Jazzfest 2017. L-R: Flutist Jong Cuenco, guitarist Jaco Razon, singers Richard Merk, Rosanna Gaerlan, Jeannie Tiongco, Sandra Lim Viray and Megan Herrera; (back) pianist Henry Katindig, guitarist Rey Infante, drummer Jun Viray.


By: ManilaSpeak
I just attended the Women’s Forum in Deauville, France where the theme was about this new economy—the sharing economy. Yes we are already familiar a ...

The Enigma: Jon Jaylo

By: Jon Jaylo
Jon Jaylo is a surrealist artist currently based in New York City, USA. Also knowns as “The Enigma” inspired by dreamy and puzzling poet ...

A Feminist Yaya Dub, Anyone?

By: Juan Loco
Note: The following article refers to the character Yaya Dub and not the actress Maine Mendoza. The Eat Bulaga Kalyeserye character “Yaya Dub”, play ...

AlDub Glossary for Beginners

By: Juan Loco
Unless you’ve been living under a rock the past few months, you’ve probably heard of the love team that has been sweeping social media and the adver ...

7 Disappointing Moments in Star Wars: The Force Awakens

By: Juan Loco
For folks who grew up watching the original Star Wars trilogy, watching Episode VII The Force Awakens brought a lot of feels. It was a throwback to ...

Of Lezzies, Love and Valentines

By: Rica Espiritu
I don’t like receiving flowers. I love looking at them and taking pictures of them. But I get frustrated when I receive them, knowing that in ...

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