Mrs Universe Official 2023: And The Winners Are. . .

After a captivating public and media presentation held at Queens at Bollywood Halal Indian Bar and Restaurant in Greenbelt 3 Makati, the grand coronation night for Mrs. Universe Official 2023 took place at Newport Performing Arts Theater in Pasay City on October 13.

The prestigious Newport World Resorts served as the backdrop for the pageant held at the majestic Newport Performing Arts Theater. The venue is renowned for hosting a myriad of events, plays, musicals, and exclusive productions. This theater boasts the largest LED screen in Asia, offering dynamic video backdrops for various shows. The stage, known as the widest in the Philippines, is equipped with advanced technology, including Euro-LED screens with 3D effects, a sophisticated fly system, a revolving stage, and state-of-the-art lighting and audio facilities.

The event, powered by Megastar Production Co. and co-produced by MS Entertainment and QFirst Property Investment Group, was managed by Megastar Production and directed by Direk Concon Siñel, along with Jerome Malate and a dedicated staff.  

The pageant featured an array of candidates from different countries, each representing their nation. A distinguished group of candidates from various countries graced the prestigious Mrs. Universe Official 2023 pageant:

Nikka Marcial from Australia, radiating grace and charm.
Umme Fakrul Nahar Shawoon from Bangladesh, representing her country with elegance.
Jeanny Buan from Canada, showcasing her remarkable poise.
Kashmira Doctor from India, embodying grace and confidence.
Urwashi Patil from India, adding an extra touch of elegance to the competition.
Erico Hagimura from Japan, presenting her grace and charisma on stage.
Maricel Tagawa from Japan, adding a touch of sophistication to the event.
Edzel Lopez from Madrid, representing her country with pride and elegance.
Catherine Fox from New Zealand, bringing her unique aura to the stage.
Eimee CRAGUN from the Philippines, showcasing her exceptional talent.
Marissa Joelle from Phil Japan, captivating the audience with her charm.
Sarah Samson from Phil UAE, showcasing elegance and grace.
Cyprian Fruean Posesione from Samoa, presenting herself with grace and poise.
Makiko Ichikawa from Tokyo, bringing her unique style and elegance.
Janet Pichon Cersley from the USA, exuding charisma and confidence.

In the culminating moments of the Mrs. Universe Official 2023 pageant, a series of titles were bestowed upon exceptional candidates. Among the winners were:

Mrs. Philippines, awarded the title of Mrs. Charity Queen, in recognition of her charitable efforts.

Mrs. Phil UAE, crowned as Mrs. Photogenic for her captivating camera presence.

Mrs. Phil Japan, chosen as the Press Favorite, recognized by the media and audience.

Mrs. Spain, celebrated as the Best in National Costume, showcasing her cultural attire.

Mrs. Samoa, acknowledged as Mrs. Congeniality for her amiable and kind spirit.

Mrs. USA, hailed as the Social Media Queen for her influence in the online sphere.

Mrs. Philippines, awarded the title of Best in Forum, showcasing excellence in her forum discussions.

Mrs. Tokyo, recognized as Best in Evening Gown for her stunning appearance.

The climactic moment of the event unveiled the highly anticipated winners of the Mrs. Universe Official 2023 pageant:

Second Runner-up of Ms. Universe Official: Spain’s Edzel Lopez showcased her grace and charm.
Elite Mrs. Universe Official Second Runner-up: Marissa Joelle from Phil Japan captivated the audience.
Mrs. Universe Official Second Runner-up: Japan’s Erico Hagimura claimed her spot among the top finalists.
First Runner-up of Ms. Universe Official: Phil UAE’s Sarah Samson made a remarkable impression.
Elite Mrs. Universe Official First Runner-up: Samoa’s Cyprian Fruean Posesione demonstrated her excellence.
Mrs. Universe Official First Runner-up: USA’s Janet Pichon Cersley made her mark in the prestigious rankings.
Ms. Universe Official 2023: Canada’s Jeanny Buan achieved the crown with distinction.
Elite Mrs. Universe Official 2023: Philippines’ Eimee Cragun received the elite title in this prestigious competition.
Mrs. Universe Official 2023: Australia’s Nikka Marcial was celebrated as the crowned winner of the pageant.

Exclusively Behind the Scenes: Mrs Universe Official 2023’s Path to the Crown

The grandeur of the Mrs. Universe Official 2023 event unfurled on October 13, set against the exquisite backdrop of the Newport World Resort in the Philippines. This remarkable journey commenced in the idyllic setting of 888 Resort & Spa in Cavite where they performed their Human Rights presentation.

Next up was Tayabas Quezon, a city pulsating with a vibrant tapestry of local customs and flavours. Opening ceremonies at the West Avenue Suites Hotel marked the start of this extraordinary affair, characterized by a blend of elegance and goodwill, befitting the candidates of Mrs. Universe Official 2023.

The candidates were immersed in an authentic culinary adventure as they navigated the bustling streets of Tayabas, reveling in its diverse street food scene. Their exploration was a celebration of the community’s rich cultural heritage and a tribute to the vivid flavors that unite different cultures. With grace and poise, the candidates delved into the vivid tapestry of local delights, harmonizing an array of distinctive tastes that symbolize the fusion of cultures, weaving a narrative of unity through the celebration of culinary diversity.

Honorable Mayor Lovely Reynoso Pontioso and the esteemed members of the local government unit in Tayabas were honoured during this remarkable event, appreciating their commitment to the success of this vibrant affair.

Among the memorable highlights of this journey were visits to local establishments such as Rodillas Yema Cake in Tayabas Quezon, Pareng Avel’s Kitchen at Lost Paradise, Kamayan Sa Palaisdaan, and Alfresco Jardin Restaurant. These visits were a nod to the region’s finest and most esteemed local products, a testament to their commitment to supporting the local community.

The essence of Mrs. Universe Official 2023 surpassed conventional pageantry, encapsulating a deeper sense of purpose and service to the community. The event was a vivid representation of their dedication to community initiatives, including the launch of the Adopt-A-River rehabilitation project in partnership with Kiwanis Highlanders. This strategic initiative was a pivotal part of the broader vision of Kiwanis Asia-Pacific’s Green Generation sustainability initiative.

In a heartwarming display of unity and environmental consciousness, the candidates actively engaged in a tree-planting event along the scenic riverbanks in Alfonso, Cavite. The hands-on participation symbolized their shared commitment to nurturing a sustainable environment for the generations to come.

Notably, the candidates participated in a thought-provoking Human Rights Forum, each presenting a video presentation discussing critical human rights topics. Their insightful discussions reflected the event’s commitment to creating a positive impact on a local and global scale.

The participants of Mrs Universe Official 2023 visited Lipa Jail for a charitable initiative. As part of their support, they purchased ten paintings, enabling the release of four inmates through the proceeds.

The grand finale of this unforgettable journey brought the 16 official candidates to Manila, marking the pinnacle of the event’s celebrations. They graced the press presentation at Queens at Bollywood Bollywood PH restaurant in Greenbelt 3, Makati City, with a public and media presentation at Queens at Bollywood Halal Indian Bar and Restaurant, nestled in the heart of Greenbelt 3 Makati.