Who is Diosdado Lorenzo?
Diosdado Lorenzo was a Filipino Asian Modern & Contemporary painter who was born in 1906. Diosdado Lorenzo’s work has been offered at auction multiple times, with realized prices ranging from $977 USD to $19,995 USD, depending on the size and medium of the artwork.
Who introduced Bodabil in the Philippines?
Vaudeville to bodabil
Borromeo’s band is credited as having popularized jazz in the Philippines. It was also Borromeo who dubbed the emerging form as “vod-a-vil”, which soon became popularly known by its Filipinized name, bodabil. In 1923, there were three theaters in Manila that were exclusively devoted to bodabil.