The Sea Games 2011 Opening Ceremony on November 11 at the Kuto Besak Fort in Palembang, South Sumatra to be telecast Live on AKTV with our very own Lea Salonga performing in the opening ceremony.
Here's the official announcement from AKTV website:
The SEA Games will officially be held on November 11 to 22, with Palembang, Indonesia hosting majority of the events. Dedicating more broadcast hours as it airs the games live on the said dates, AKTV will also give highlights and up-to-the-minutereports. On top of an AKTV Center in Manila, coverage teams will be sent toeach city to feature and support Filipino athletes.
AKTV will begin its extensive coverage of the SEA Games as early as November 3 with the football matches at 5pm, featuring the Under-23 Philippine Azkals playing against Vietnam.
The opening ceremony on November 11 will be held at the Kuto Besak Fort in Palembang, South Sumatra. The Philippines’ very own Lea Salonga will be collaborating with Indonesian actress-singer Agnes Monica and Malaysian singer Jacklyn Victor as they areably supported by a 150-piece orchestra and 5000 dancers in what is expected to be an extravagant display of Southeast Asian culture.
All this will be witnessed by Filipinos on free TV via AKTV on IBC13 - Ang Kakampi ng Pinoy athletes.Meanwhile here's the schedule of AKTV Live and Replay coverage. Check out the AKTV-IBC13 SEA Games football schedule! AKTV on IBC 13 gives you the ACTUAL kick off time of each LIVE match. If you can't get home early enough - you can still catch some games after the PBA!