Month: October 2016

Your Memory Will Carry On

My Chemical Romance’s The Black Parade album was released in 2006, the same year my father died. I first learned about the album weeks after his death. A close friend of mine made me listen to “Cancer” which, according to him, always reminded him of his mom who had died a long time ago. For obvious reasons, I liked the song a lot. I listened to it over and over, Googled and memorized its lyrics, and owned it as though it were written especially for me. I didn’t even care what it was about, or what how its creators wanted it to be understood. Freely, I dissected the song, took its lines apart, and used each of them to fill the gaps I was trying to deal with. There were also times when I thought these lines contained messages from my father who died unexpectedly, unable to utter even a single word to me before breathing his last. No wonder, the line that goes, “Cause the hardest part of this is leaving you,” resonated in …

Join VoiceWorx Voice Acting and Dubbing Workshop!

Wondering about the wonders your voice can do? Sign up for a voice acting and dubbing workshop and you’ll definitely find the answers you have been looking for. CreatiVoices Productions’ VoiceWorx, the country’s premier and most comprehensive voice acting and dubbing workshop, is once again opening its door individuals who want to explore with their voices and learn more about voice acting and dubbing. This workshop will comprise of eight sessions (eight Saturdays within two months) and will cover a wide array of lessons, ranging from the correct and strategic use of the human voice to the technicalities of voice acting. It will also include hands-on dubbing exercises and a mock audition to prepare each workshop participant for future voice acting opportunities. Participants will learn all of these through the help of the country’s most respected voice artists and directors, such as Pocholo “The VoiceMaster Gonzales,” Brian Ligsay, Neil Tolentino, Alexx Agcaoili, and Danny Mandia. These instructors will share some knowledge that they have earned through years of studies and experience in the field of …