For the nineteenth consecutive year, Filipinos In Alliance at the University of Illinois at Chicago proudly presents Battle of the Bamboo, a cultural dance competition showcasing traditional Filipino folk dance. Happening on April 16, 2022 5:30PM at the Isadore and Sadie Dorin Forum (725 West Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL).

Participants come from all over the Midwest and they range from high school to collegiate levels. The groups perform a dance of their choosing to the best of their abilities and are judged by a panel of experienced dancers. The Philippines has a rich cultural history which includes a diverse collection of traditional folk dances. With the dances, performers unravel stories that have been passed down through generations of Filipino history. This event has grown to attract thousands of spectators to watch dance groups from both high schools and collegiate institutions located all over the Midwest.

Grab your tickets here!

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April 14, 2022

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