Sir Nicolas Pacaña is a danseur (a male ballet dancer) who is a recipient of “Garbo Sa Sugbo” Award by the Governor of Cebu City, who will be dancing his swan song and bidding goodbye to decades of performing onstage through The Ballet Center’s Romeo and Juliet. One of the oldest and most active art organizations in Cebu, the Ballet Center of Cebu will be producing this full-length ballet masterpieace on August 24, 25, 31 and September 1 at the Onstage Cebu, Ayala Cinema One.


The Romeo and Juliet ballet, by Sergei Prokofiev based on Shakespeare’s tragic love story one of the most spectacular achievements in the history of ballet, Prokofiev composed the music in 1935 for the Kirov Ballet. The incredible ballet score has inspired many great choreographers to try their hand at Shakespeare’s story is meant for all audiences to enjoy.

The demanding role of Juliet will be danced by a guest artist, Katherine Trofeo, a principal dancer, brilliant ballerina from Ballet Philippines, with a supporting cast of over 100 adults and children, multiple scenery changes and props, “Romeo and Juliet “ promises to be a real treat for everybody.

Catch this exciting treat and more only at Cebu’s premiere shopping, dining and entertainment destination, Ayala Center Cebu. For more information, contact Ayala Center Cebu Concierge at (032) 516-2035 or (032) 231-5342. You can also visit the website: or “like” the official Ayala Center Cebu on facebook ( for more details on upcoming shows and events.