April 30, 2012
Bacolod Mayor Evelio Leonardia with Vice Mayor Jude Thaddeus Sayson (to his left) and Councilor Al Victor Espino (to his right) proudly raise the symbolic check worth P1M out of the P3M grand prize won by Bacolod Masskara Dancers in ABS-CBN’s "It’s Showtime" Program Inter-town competition last Saturday, April 28, 2012, at the New Government Center gounds.* (M/CMO-PIO photo)
Bacolod MassKara Dancers Grab the ‘It’s Showtime’ Grandfinal Crown
The Bacolod MassKara dancers bagged the grand champion crown in the Inter-Town Edition of It’s Show-time entertainment program of ABS-CBN and received a cash prize of P3.0 million, P1.0 million of which went to the Bacolod City Government.
The performance of the MassKara dancers was being watched by millions of Filipinos in the Philippines and other parts of the world, giving tremendous boost to the world-renowned Bacolod MassKara Festival held every October.
The MassKara dancers obtained a perfect score of 10 from all the judges. Their world-class performance left Vice Ganda, one of the judges, speechless.