UPHSI prof shines in World Championship of Performing Arts
Ms. Sharie Faith Biñas, faculty member of the UP High School in Iloilo, College of Arts and Sciences, UP Visayas, bagged medals during the 20th Annual World Championship of Performing Arts (WCOPA) held on July 8-17 at Long Beach, California, USA.
Biñas was awarded the bronze medal for the Vocal Broadway category. She also was a silver medalist for the Vocal Opera (18-24 years old) category. Moreover, Biñas was given a New York Film Academy Scholarship for long term acting/theater programs, which will commence in December 2017.
She represented the Philippines along with 77 other contestants from various other categories. They competed with other delegates from 60 other participating countries and brought home the medal of recognition for the Philippines.
Biñas teaches Music at the UPHSI.