The Binibining Pilipinas beauties are definitely made of more than just beauty and brains.
Binibining Pilipinas 2011, the most prestigious beauty search in the land, recently held its Talent Competition at the Activity Area of the New Ali Mall. Hosted by Araneta Center’s spokesman Gines Enriquez and upcoming singer and actress Tippy Dos Santos, the afternoon kicked off with a stellar performance by the recently crowned Star Power Grand Winner, Angeline Quinto. Also on hand to provide the entertainment was Vince Bueno, singer and composer, who himself is a winner of Austria’s Talent Search and a graduate of the Austrian Conservatory of Music.
Twelve of the official candidates wowed the audience with different talents ranging from singing to dancing and sketching. The singers in the group were Zephorah Mayon, Angelia Ong, Ma. Kristina Marasigan, Jeanette Noguchi, Luzelle Felipe, and Camille Alexis Baltazar. Others such as Janine Tugonon, Dianne Necio, Sarah Clenci and Ladylyn Riva chose to show their terpsichorean talents. Shamcey Supsup decided to show her sketching skills, while Queenierich Rehman opted to do an entertaining beatbox number.
The formidable roster of judges included ABS-CBN’s Communications Manager, Bong Osorio, talent manager Arnold Vegafria, Pulp Productions’ Happee Sy, choreographer Theody Delmoro, musical theater instructress Ems Bolanos, and celebrities Jessa Zaragoza, Louie Heredia and Vince Bueno.
The Coronation Night of Binibining Pilipinas 2011 will be telecast live on ABS-CBN on April 10.