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Carlos Celdran’s Livin’ La Vida Imelda

Carlos Celdran is a fabulous storyteller. The charismatic performer projects an air of warmth and humor that draws the audience into his well-crafted solo show, … 646 more words

Reviews

Theatre Review: Here Lies Love, National Theatre

If there’s one thing everyone knows about the Former First Lady of the Philippines, Imelda Marcos, it’s that she loved shoes.

There are no mention of shoes in… 432 more words

Books

Here Lies Love: a personal experience

I love musicals – it’s one of the best things that I got when I moved to London. I’ve been to see the ‘big’ productions and also seen the not-so-big ones. 206 more words

Culture Bits

The Oxford Moment when Imelda Marcos is a no-show for her Union Talk. Why, Imelda? Couldn’t find anything to wear?

National Museum in Manila: Imelda Marcos’ Shoes Don’t Shine

Imelda Marcos became known worldwide for her massive shoe collection. She was often used as a symbol of excess in the Philippines, where many residents were forced to walk barefoot due to the extreme level of poverty in nation. 82 more words

Three Fashion Collections (2006)

1. Gucci.

2. Mac Viva Glam.

3. Imelda Marcos.

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And to think that she was once in the news-

While her country was in poverty, she owned thousands of shoes.

Poetry