Yellow lights cloak the facade of the Cultural Center of the Philippines as the nation mourns the passing of former President Benigno Simeon ‘Noynoy’ C. Aquino III. The Center, along with its community of artists, creatives, and production staff, expresses thoughts of comfort and condolences to the grieving family, and to the Filipino nation.
The CCP pauses its Pride Lighting event to pay tribute to and honor the departed 15th President of the Philippines. The Main Building lights up in yellow, the symbol for freedom from dictatorship and reinstating democratic institutions, until June 25, from 7pm to 10pm. The Pride Lighting encores on Saturday, June 26 to 30, 2021.