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“Track stars top sports awards” – Newsday’s Highlights of First Citizen Sports Foundation Award

Newspaper: Newsday Writer: Andrew Gioannetti Date Published: March 18th 2019 HAVING captured the Commonwealth 100m gold medal last year, there was little surprise when national sprinter Michelle-Lee Ahye picked up the First Citizens Foundation’s Sportswoman of the Year for a third consecutive year, at the prestigious 56th annual awards ceremony...

“Ahye, Richards – T&T top athletes” – Guardian’s Recap of First Citizen Sports Foundation Award

Newspaper: Guardian Writer: Rachel Thompson-King Date Published: March 18th 2019 Na­tion­al sprint­ers Jereem “The Dream” Richards and Michelle-Lee Ahye cap­tured the top awards for the sec­ond con­sec­u­tive year when the First Cit­i­zens Sports Foun­da­tion host­ed its 56th an­nu­al Sports Awards cer­e­mo­ny on Sat­ur­day night at the Queen’s Hall, Port-of-Spain to...

“Living Life in TT” – Newsday’s Recap of Talk Tent 2019

Newspaper: Newsday Writer:Marshelle Haseley Date Published: March 14th 2019 The Talk Tent, which has become a cultural fixture since its first production in 1983, this year comically gave commentaries on the evolution of TT. On the stage of Queen’s Hall, Port of Spain.from March 8-10, the presenters explored the current...

“3canal to ‘boom up history’ with Zingaytalala” at Queen’s Hall

Newspaper: Newsday Writer: Rachel Espinet Date Published: Feb 15th 2019 RAPSO group 3canal is coming to “boom up history” again with its show this year, Zingaytalala. This show will begin with a preamble including traditional mas characters such as a mad Dame Lorraine, a bitter Black Indian, a “woke” Baby...

“Sexy Suzie wins Calypso Queen crown” at Queen’s Hall

Newspaper: Newsday Date Published: Feb 5th 2019 After competing for the Calypso Queen title for some 27 years, Natasha Nurse, better known as Sexy Suzie finally copped the coveted crown with a social commentary written by Larry Harewood titled, De Wrong Name. Hosted by the National Women’s Action Committee (NWAC),...

‘Choose Your Partner Wisely’ for Carnival

Newspaper: Express Date Published: Jan 31st 2019 Raymond Choo Kong Productions, in partnership with Spektakula Promotions, presents a perfect Carnival experience of drama, comedy and soca on one stage in Choose Your Partner Wisely, at Queen’s Hall, St Ann’s on February 9 and 10, starting at 7.30 p.m. and 5.30...