Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Queenebeth Barcelona is Mutya sa Tagbilaran 2016

It was her destiny to be crowned the queen who will reign over Tagbilaran for the next 12 months. In fact, she was even named after Queen Elizabeth and that is what she is right now. 

Candidate # 10 Miss Manga Queenebeth Barcelona was royalty personified & the epitome of an elegant & regal queen when she was crowned the Mutya sa Tagbilaran 2016 at the conclusion of a fast- paced two hour pageant held at the Bohol Wisdom School Gymnasium, April 24. 
Mutya sa Tagbilaran 2016 is Queenebeth Barcelona 
The winning form of Mutya sa Tagbilaran 2016 
Named 1st RU  was  #13Taloto Jasmine  S. Jaeckel, 2nd RU #5 Bool Maygan Joyce A. Besa, 3rd RU #7 Cogon Natalie Belle O. McGaw, 4th RU   #15 Ubujan Erika Sofia N. Karcher.

 L-R: 3rd RU Cogon, 1st RU Taloto, Winner Ms Manga, 2nd RU Bool 4th RU Ubujan

The five ladies were named as finalists after topping the swimsuits, evening gowns, interviews & talent competitions. 

 Mutya 2016 with Mayor Baba Yap, First Lady Jane Yap & Mutya 2015 winner
Mutya sa Tagbilaran 2016 Complete Results:

Mutya 2016 
#10 Manga Queenbeth I. Barcelona
1st RU  
#13 Taloto Jasmine  S. Jaeckel
2nd RU                
#5   Bool Maygan Joyce A. Besa
3rd RU                 
#7   Cogon Natalie Belle O. McGaw
4th RU                 
#15  Ubujan Erika Sofia N. Karcher

1ST Set of Awards:

Best in Prodn Number
# 15 Ubujan
Miss Congeniality
# 3 Dampas
Miss Photogenic
# 7 Cogon
Miss Smart        
# 15 Ubujan
Miss Globe                         
 # 15 Ubujan
# 7 Cogon
Miss Cloud Phone
#10 Manga
Miss Renaissance Spa  
#15 Ubujan
Miss Bohol Tropics         
#4 Dao
Miss Talent        
#5 Bool

2ND Set of Awards:

Best in Swimsuit             
# 15 Ubujan
Best in Interview
# 15 Ubujan
Darling of the Crowd
# 15 Ubujan
Darling of the Press
# 13 Taloto
Best in Gown
# 7 Cogon


Members of the panel of judges chaired by designer Cary Santiago were  Bb Pilipinas Intl 2015 Janicel Lubina, Bb Pilipinas- Supranational 2015 Rogelie Catacutan, Bb Pilipinas Universe 2009 Bianca Manalo, celebrity stylist Liz Uy, stars Sarah Lahbati, Diana Meneses, Mr. Philippines Intl 2015 Reniel Villareal, Aces & Queens founder & beauty queen mentor Jonas Gaffud, Bohol First Lady Pureza Chatto, top mane & make up maven Jonas Borces, basketball great Asi Taulava,  

Providing entertainment were ABS CBN PBB 2nd Placer Tommy Esguerra & the Shirley Cruz- Halili School of Ballet.

Mutya sa Tagbilaran 2016 was hosted by eventologist Tim Yap & Miss Earth 2008 Karla Ginteroy Henry.
 PAGEANT EMCEES: Tim Yap & Miss Earth 2008 Karla Henry

Congratulations to City Mayor Bab Yap for the successful staging of the glamorous highlight of the Saulog sa Tagbilaran 2016. The lion's share of course goes to First Lady Jane Yap, Mutya sa Tagbilaran Project Chair who showed how meticulous atention to details, hands- on chairmasnship & genuine desire to give Tagbilaranons a most memorable event result in a dazzling & entertaining show that is proudly Tagbilaran- made.

Mutya sa Tagbilaran 2016 has in fact just set the bar for beauty competitions in Bohol. Aside from the topnotch production values, artistic merit, fast- pacing & the star- studded cast, the entertainment value was superb including the suspense and excitement that were building up as the pageant got nearer and nearer its conclusion. 

A more detailed report is coming up! 

Photo Credits: Gerald James Cabal, Ric Obedencio

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