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Short Pants’ Rolly Polly stars at Talk Tent (Express Review)

Short Pants’ Rolly Polly stars at Talk Tent (Express Review)

Newspaper –  Express Date Published – Mar 11th, 2014 Writer – Michael Mondezie “Years gone by only magga gyal getting’ de bligh…” So started talkalypso king Short Pants (Llewellyn McIntosh) to a vociferous cheer from a packed Queen’s Hall, St Ann’s, during the run of Talk Tent 2014 on Saturday...

‘Keeping a Balance’ 3 Canal Show at Queen’s Hall (Express Article)

‘Keeping a Balance’ 3 Canal Show at Queen’s Hall (Express Article)

Newspaper –  Sunday Express Date Published – Feb 23rd, 2014 Writer – Nigel Telesford It may come as a shock to some to realise that 3Canal has been recording music for 17 years already, but considering the fact that we’ve only been an independent nation for a mere 50 years,...

‘Lord Nelson, Birdie Steal the Show’ at Queen’s Hall (Newsday Review)

‘Lord Nelson, Birdie Steal the Show’ at Queen’s Hall (Newsday Review)

Newspaper –  Newsday Date Published – Feb 20th, 2014 Writer – Joan Rampersad Patrons who attended “Season–Shurwayne in Concert ” at Queen’s Hall, St Ann’s on Tuesday night got more than their monies worth. A combination of great performances, rib-tickling comedy and just the right choice of music made the...

‘Candice Does it with Tribute to Rose’ at Queen’s Hall (Express Review)

‘Candice Does it with Tribute to Rose’ at Queen’s Hall (Express Review)

Newspaper –  Express Date Published – Feb 19th, 2014 Writer – Verdel Bishop The most respected and celebrated female calypsonian the world over, Calypso Rose (McCartha Lewis) was honoured, through a sterling tribute in a calypso titled “Queen of the Road”, by newly-crowned NWAC National Calypso Queen Candice Robinson.  The...

‘Sacred Heart Boys Mark 125th Anniversary’ at Queen’s Hall (Newsday Review)

‘Sacred Heart Boys Mark 125th Anniversary’ at Queen’s Hall (Newsday Review)

Newspaper –  Newsday Date Published – Feb 9th, 2014 On January 26th, parents, family, and well wishers joined the staff and students of Sacred Heart Boys’ R.C. in celebrating 125 years of existence with a concert at Queen’s Hall.  In was an evening in which the Sacred Heart boys showcased...

‘A Tribute to Greatness’ at Queen’s Hall

‘A Tribute to Greatness’ at Queen’s Hall

Newspaper –  Daily Express Date Published – February 7th 2014 Writer –  Nigel Telesford Reigning National Calypso Monarch, Eric “Pink Panther” Taylor will grace the stage at Queen’s Hall tonight for the Holy Name Convent Past Pupils Association’s (HNPPA) 2014 presentation of “Vintage Fuh So”. Taylor will pay tribute to...

‘Men Are Dogs’ for Queen’s Hall

‘Men Are Dogs’ for Queen’s Hall

Newspaper –  Newsday Date Published –  Jan 31st 2014 Writer –  Angela Pidduck  Theatre season has begun for the cast and crew of RR/RS Productions. The acclaimed producers of the hit shows Mary Could Dance, Love Thy Neighbour and Bailout begin their 2014 season with a two-night showing of the...

‘Movement’ at Queen’s Hall Tomorrow

‘Movement’ at Queen’s Hall Tomorrow

Newspaper –  Newsday Date Published –  Jan 31st 2014 Writer –  Angela Pidduck  Tomorrow, Saturday February 1, at 8 pm, Queen’s Hall becomes alive with the sights and sounds of “Movement,” presenting Trinidad and Tobago’s top young and talented artists, including the XO Dance Label, D Gift (winners of Digicel...

‘Lydians give Fans a Christmas Treat’ at Queen’s Hall (Guardian Review)

‘Lydians give Fans a Christmas Treat’ at Queen’s Hall (Guardian Review)

Newspaper –  Guardian Date Published – Dec. 14th  2013 Writer –  David Cuffy The Lydians took an almost full house of patrons on an uplifting journey of joyful music under the theme of four hearts at their concert, Christmas—A Season of Love, which premiered a four-night run at Queen’s Hall,...

‘Christmas Jubilee’ at Queen’s Hall (Newsday Review)

‘Christmas Jubilee’ at Queen’s Hall (Newsday Review)

Newspaper –  Newsday Date Published – Dec. 10th  2013 Writer –  Anne Hilton The Marionettes Christmas Jubilee began with the senior choir giving a rousing rendition of Vaughan Williams’ “Let all the world in every corner sing” to start the concert last Friday, in the Queen’s Hall with the true...

‘Flamenco for Transplants’ at Queen’s Hall (Newsday Review)

‘Flamenco for Transplants’ at Queen’s Hall (Newsday Review)

Newspaper –  Newsday Date Published – Dec. 5th  2013 Writer –  Anne Hilton I can never hope to capture on camera or in words the fire and frenzy of genuine Flamenco dancing, as seen on the Queen’s Hall stage at the Fourth Spanish Christmas Concert on Friday, November 29 (our...

This year, Lydians playing in Hearts at Queen’s Hall

This year, Lydians playing in Hearts at Queen’s Hall

Newspaper – Trinidad Guardian Date Published – Dec. 1st 2013 Writer – Barbara Jenkins One Wednesday afternoon in 1957, when I was a 15-year-old Form Five student, Mother Helen, choir mistress, St Joseph’s Convent, Port-of-Spain, expelled me from the senior choir. I had repeatedly disobeyed this rule: After school, go home,...

H2O Phlo Tells a Beautiful Christmas Story at Queen’s Hall (Guardian Review)

H2O Phlo Tells a Beautiful Christmas Story at Queen’s Hall (Guardian Review)

Newspaper – Trinidad Guardian Date Published – Dec. 5th 2013 Writer – Peter Ray Blood The attendance at last Saturday’s premiere of H2O Phlo’s annual This Christmas—A Christmas Story concert, held at Queen’s Hall, St Ann’s concert can be decribed as healthy. Among early patrons were Point Fortin MP Paula...

A healthy dose of fun- Express Review

A healthy dose of fun- Express Review

Date Published: Monday 28th October, 2013 Source: Daily Express “The Ministry of Health in collaboration with Carvalho Productions held a two-day children’s theatrical production called Fun, Facts and Fantasy making Trinidad and Tobago a healthier place at Queen’s Hall, St Ann’s on October 15. The production looked at the importance...

Hair-Raising Laughter (Sunday Express Review)

Hair-Raising Laughter (Sunday Express Review)

Source – Sunday Express Date Published – Sunday 7th April 2013 Writer – Wayne Bowman As Easter approaches each year children, and their parents, impatiently await the presentation by the Crazy Catholic and D C Shell Theatre. The company always delivers a fantastic production that has the children and adults...