The Swan, The Fairy & The Princess + more events in Manila: October 14 - 16

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Check out the most exciting family-friendly events happening in Manila this week!

What To Know Before Giving Birth

October 15, 2016

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

The Parenting Emporium

29 1st street, New Manila, Q.C.

Learn everything you need to know about OB Check-ups and pregnancy nutrition in this workshop for first time parents.

For more information on how to participate, visit Manila Workshops.

Preparing for Delivery Day/Newborn Care

October 15, 2016

2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

The Parenting Emporium

29 1st street, New Manila, Q.C.

This second part of the First Time Parents workshop, which will focus on the day of birth and caring for newborns, will be led by The Parenting Emporium's partner experts in collaboration with Manila Workshops.

Learning fee is P60o/participant; P1,000/couple. For more information, visit Manila Workshops.

Next page: Animax Carnival and The Swan, The Fairy, and The Princess

The Swan, The Fairy, and The Princess

October 14 and 15 (8:00 p.m.)
October 16, 2016 (3:00 p.m.)

Aliw Theater, Star City, CCP Complex

Ballet Manila brings to life the beloved tales of Tschaikovsky’s which are The Swan Lake, The Nutcracker, and The Sleeping Beauty in this unique performance. Staged in collaboration with Kremlin Dance Theater and Manila Symphony Orchestra, this production will usher in Ballet Manila's 21st performing season.

You can purchase tickets, here.

Classical ballet’s top storytellers on toes presents a masterful dance trilogy like no other. "The Swan is about Odette, the Queen of the Swans. She has been cursed to turn into a Swan and only regains the human state at night. Only the power of eternal devoted love can break the spell. She is vulnerable, kind-hearted and protective of her heart and of the other swan maidens." - Abigail Oliveiro (Ballet Manila Company Artist) Watch Abi as Odette in The Swan, The Fairy, & The Princess that goes onstage at the Aliw Theater on October 14 & 15 at 8:00 p.m. and October 16 at 3:00 p.m. #SwanFairyPrincess For a limited time, tickets are available at 50% off. Visit and use the promo code: SFP50 1. Input "SFP50" under "Promotional Code" and click GO. 2. Choose your seats and click "Special Promo (SPF50)" option (the one with the star)

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Animax Carnival Philippines 2016

October 15 & 16, 2016

Halls 1 & 2, SMX Convention Center

Animax TV is at it again! This year's Animax Carnival promises to be bigger than ever, with simultaneous on-ground events happening in Malaysia, Taiwan, and Philippines. Carnival games, interactive booths, and performances by Japanese artist.

To purchase tickets, visit SM Tickets.

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