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“COCO Dance Festival begins” at Queen’s Hall

Newspaper: Newsday Date Published: Friday 3rd October, 2014 The 2014 installment of the Contemporary Choreographers’ Collective (COCO) Dance Festival takes place this weekend at the Queen’s Hall, St Ann’s. The festival, founded in 2009 by dance professionals Sonja Dumas, Nancy Herrera, Nicole Wesley and Dave Williams will present to Trinidad...

“Shaktiyana – The Primordial Energy” at Queen’s Hall

Newspaper: Newsday Date Published: Friday 3rd October, 2014 The Nrityanjali Theatre, in collaboration with the Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Cultural Co-operation, will present a classical dance drama entitled “Shaktiyana — The Primordial Energy” for Divali 2014. The show takes place on October 11 and 12 at Queen’s Hall, St Ann’s...

“De Goeas to Direct The Wiz in November” at Queen’s Hall

Newspaper: Sunday Guardian Writer – Shivanee Ramlochan Date Published: Sunday 14th September, 2014 Proscenium Theatre Co’s production of The Wiz opens on November 13 at Queen’s Hall, for a four-day run. Subtitled The Super Soul Musical Wonderful Wizard of Oz, The Wiz reimagines L Frank Baum’s children’s novel The Wonderful...

“Classical Guitarist Hosts Viva!” at Queen’s Hall

Newspaper: Newsday Writer – Angela Pidduck Date Published: Friday 5th September, 2014 Guitarist, Stefan Roach, presents his first major production, Viva!, on September 12, at Queen’s Hall, from 8 pm. Viva!, a love story based in Spain, features live flamenco music and Spanish dances. It is a collaboration of Cindon...

“TTYP Set to Rock and Rule with Concerts” at Queen’s Hall

Newspaper: Trinidad Guardian Date Published: Tuesday 19th August, 2014 The T&T Youth Philharmonic (TTYP) will host Classics Rule! Movies Rock! on August 23 and 24, at Queen’s Hall, St Ann’s, at 7.30 pm and 5.30 pm, respectively.  The concerts will be the culmination of St Augustine Chamber Orchestra Saco/TTYP’s tenth...

“Les Miserables Makes its Debut at Queen’s Hall”

Newspaper: Trinidad Express Date Published: Wednesday 16th July, 2014 Writer: Sonja Gopeesingh-Luckoo, Art Critic Les Miserables is undisputedly one of the greatest novels of all times and its author Victor Hugo had said of it, “I don’t know whether it will be read by everyone, but it is meant for...

“Staging Les Mis: A Long Journey” at Queen’s Hall (Guardian Article)

Newspaper: Sunday Guardian Date Published: Sunday 6th July, 2014 Writer: Janine Charles-Farray The preparation for the Marionettes Chorale’s staging of Les Misérables has been a long time in coming. It was a personal mission for dramatic director and assistant artistic director Caroline Taylor, who will be working along with the...