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Love Movement celebrates with “Colours of His Love”

Newspaper: Express Date Published: Oct 31st, 2018 THE Love Movement, Trinity of Choirs has much to celebrate, including the 60th anniversary of their founder Bernadette Scott’s contribution and involvement in the performing arts, the 46th anniversary of The Love Movement, the 28th anniversary of The Lights of Love Children’s Choir...

Dance Festival Celebrates with Coffee Table Book

Newspaper: Express Date Published: Oct 31st, 2018 MINISTER of Community Development, Culture and the Arts Dr Nyan Gadsby-Dolly showed her support for the dance community last week Friday, when she attended the opening night of the COCO Dance Festival at Queen‘s Hall, St Ann’s. Celebrating its tenth edition, the festival is...

The business of Carnival

Newspaper: Newsday Writer: Sasha Harrinanan Date Published: Sep 27th, 2018 Carnival in TT and the wider Caribbean is often talked about in terms of art and culture, not so much in terms of intellectual property (IP) rights and how best to monetise one’s carnival-related ventures. Recognising the need to educate...

Young dancers invited to ‘bring it’

Newspaper: Newsday Writer: Debra Greaves Date Published: Sep 20th, 2018 THE Coco Dance Festival organisers are challenging all young people who think they can dance, to “bring it” at the second annual Dance de Coco Dance-Off, which begins on Sunday. The Dance-Off is open to both amateurs and professionals and...

“NDDC presents A Series of Unfunded Events” at Queen’s Hall

Newspaper: Newsday Writer: Joan Rampersad Date Published: Oct 10th, 2018 THE Noble Douglas Dance Company (NDDC) is promising to take patrons on a journey of discovery and choice with A Series of Unfunded Events, a production that premieres on October 13 at Queen’s Hall, St Ann’s and continues on October...

“Drawing Show Bringing Art to Life” at Queen’s Hall

Newspaper: Newsday Writer: Debra Greaves Date Published: Sep 13th, 2018 A theatrical display of high-speed drawings combined with incredible visual effects will be the highlight of the Drawing Show being hosted by the Embassy of the Republic of Korea on Tuesday at Queen’s Hall, St Ann’s. A media release said...

Theatre Fraternity Remember Gregory Singh as a Friend

Newspaper: Newsday Writer: Yvonne Webb Date Published: Sep 17th, 2018 AS the National Drama Association (NDATT) mourns the loss of their murdered colleague Gregory Singh, prominent members of the fraternity remembers him as the consummate performer, a guide to young thespians, but mostly as a friend. Singh, 52, stage manager...