George Royeca, VP for X-Play Online Games Inc., the company behind Audition Celebrity Dance Battle (click here to watch the tv plug), said this bold new move is part of the direction of the company to bring its titles mainstream.
“Audition Dance Battle is all about the music, fashion, and fun game play which mirrors S.O.P.’s exciting musical and dance numbers and the fashion trend the show sets. They absolutely complement each other which is why going mainstream via S.O.P. is an almost natural thing to do. We are excited for Audition Celebrity Dance Battle and happy that GMA-NMI and GMA Network are giving their full support for this,” said Royeca.
Kapuso stars who were chosen to participate in the dance battle have already begun their strenuous training and practice. The list of participants includes Mark Herras, Chynna Ortaleza, Rainier Castillo, Ryza Cenon, JC Tiuseco, Yasmien Kurdi, Vaness Del Moral and Dominic Roco.
The winning pair will receive P100,000, fifty percent of which will go to X-Play’s charity partner, IP Foundation. The healthcare program of IP Foundation is administered in collaboration with Family Vaccine and Specialty Clinics, which operates the largest chain of privately run vaccination clinics in the Philippines, with 30 clinics across 17 provinces nationwide. Each celebrity pair will sponsor one FVSC clinic.
Scores will be based on the judges’ vote, 50% and via SMS or text voting, 50%.
For more information, visit www.clubaudition.com.ph.
(GMA 7 Press Release)
Video Link: Audition Celebrity Dance Battle – TV Plug