The New Oldz Crew bested nine other finalists in the grand finals of the GMA DanssKara: The MassKara Dance Showdown held at the BAYS Center in Bacolod Tuesday (Oct. 23).
The champion dance group won P15,000 and a MassKara trophy.
The DanssKara grand finals was supposed to be held Monday night (Oct. 22) during the closing rites of the festival at the Bacolod public plaza, but organizers decided to cancel the competition when heavy rains persisted.
Winning first runner-up was the War Crew with P10,000 cash prize and a MassKara trophy.
True Friends was second runner-up with P7,000 cash prize and a trophy.
Finalists New Born Crew, Off Beat, Delta Heat Waves, After Class Crew, Bacolod Freestylerz, Real Gallians, and YC Lakas Pinas received P3,000 in cash each.
The winners of the grand finals of Tandâ! Sing Na, Dance Pa! The MassKara Inter-Barangay Talent Competition held at the Bacolod public plaza Monday night were also announced Tuesday (Oct. 23).
For vocal solo, the winners were: champion—Mary Kashmere Solano of Brgy. Villamonte; first runner-up—Reysa Jean Escañan of Brgy. Taculing; and second runner-up—Mary Rose Vagelidad of Brgy. Tangub.
For solo dance, the winners were: champion—Glas Rosquillo of Brgy. Sum-ag; first runner-up—Nestor Guancia of Brgy. 16; and second runner-up—Kenneth dela Cruz (Mariposa) of Brgy. Bata.
The winners for both vocal solo and solo dance received P5,000—champion, P3,000—first runner-up, and P2,000—second runner-up.*