RADIO dyHP star radio drama talent Ingrid Vertudazo will perform a sultry love poem to portray the textures and charm of Cebu heritage in a virtual tour of Central Visayas museums.
At 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020, Vertudazo will lead the virtual tour of Palm Grass The Cebu Heritage Hotel’s Galeria Independencia with her performance of a video poem, “Ayaw’g kalain kon sultihan tika (Don’t feel down if I tell you).” The poem is written by heritage advocate and heritage song lyricist A. Guivelondo.
Vertudazo is the voice behind dyHP’s popular radio dramas, “Handumanan sa Usa ka Awit (Remembrance of a Lone Song) and “What’s the Style?” She is also the director of “Kini ang Akong Suliran (This is My Dilemma).”
The video of the poem is created by Hong Kong-based Social Communications Asia.
This event is part of a series of Saturday online activities of the Central Visayas Association of Museums (Cvam) to celebrate the National Museums and Galleries Month. Other museums that will give a virtual tour on Oct. 17 are the Bantayan Parish Museum, Boljoon Parish Museum, Argao Parish Museum and the Dalaguete Parish Museum.
The complete schedule of Cvam virtual museum tours that will be published on the museums’ Facebook pages, is as follows:
Oct. 10—University of San Carlos (USC) Museum, USC Biology Museum, Archdiocesan Museum of Cebu, St. Theresa’s College Folklife Museum and Basilica del Sto. Nino Museum; Oct. 17—Bantayan Parish Museum, Palm Grass The Cebu Heritage Hotel Galeria Independencia, Boljoon Parish Museum, Argao Parish Museum and Dalaguete Parish Museum; Oct. 24—Museo Parian sa Sugbo, Talisay City Museum, Carmen Copper Heritage Center, Fort San Pedro and Silliman University Museum-Dalaguete; and Oct. 31—National Museum, Nova Shell Museum Bohol, Casa Gorordo Museum, the National Historical Commission of the Philippines Museum–Bohol and Museo Sugbo.
Established in 2015, the Cvam has 13 active members. Formerly known as the Visayas Association of Museums and Galleries Inc., it aims to capacitate and promote museums in Central Visayas.