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DIMANCHE GRAS 2015

DIMANCHE GRAS 2015

April 14, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

On Sunday 15th February 2015, Dimanche Gras was once again hosted on the Grand Stand Stage in the Queen’s Park Savannah. As patrons streamed through the gates, they were met by the youths of the Revelation Institute for Performing Education (RIPE) playing steelpan at the entrance.

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National Awards

Presentation Ceremony of 2014 National Awards

Presentation Ceremony of 2014 National Awards

February 7, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

On Sunday 31st August, 2014, forty-four national awards were presented by His Excellency, Anthony Carmona at the Presentation Ceremony of National Awards on the occasion of the 52nd Anniversary of the Independence of The Republic of Trinidad and Tobago at Queen’s Hall, St. Ann’s, Port of Spain.

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Concerts

Monk Monté – Machel Montano in Concert

Monk Monté – Machel Montano in Concert

April 14, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

I was introduced to Machel Montano’s music in 2013 when I started listening to Trinidad and Tobago radio stations. Songs like “Happiest Man Alive”, “Shameless” and “Ministry of Road” were played over and over. I soon learnt that Montano was a popular artist.

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T&T Villages

A Christimas Party in Scorpion Alley, Carenage

A Christimas Party in Scorpion Alley, Carenage

April 15, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

On Sunday 23rd November 2014, the recently reactivated Scorpion Revival Youth Group joined hands with the community Sunday school to have a Christmas party, concert and dinner for the children of Scorpion Alley, Carenage. Final preparations were ongoing from early in the morning, with some of the young men in the community volunteering to scrub the yard with brooms and buckets, and touch up the walls with paint donated by a well-wisher [Brother Alvin] in the church.

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Special Events

The Career Fair 2014

The Career Fair 2014

February 5, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

The Embassy of the United States of America and the High Commission of Canada hosted its 13th Annual College Fair at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Wrightson Road, Port of Spain Spain on Saturday 15th November and Sunday 16th November, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. each day.

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Dance

PADATT’s International Dance Teachers Association Regional Dance Classics

PADATT’s International Dance Teachers Association Regional Dance Classics

February 12, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

On Saturday 27th September, 2014, The Professional and Amateur Dance Association of Trinidad & Tobago (PADATT) hosted the International Dance Teachers Association (IDTA) annual Regional Dance Classics at Maloney Regional Indoor Sporting Arena, Flamingo Blvd., Maloney Gardens, Maloney.

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Photo Albums

Shouter Baptist Liberation Day Celebrations 2015

Shouter Baptist Liberation Day Celebrations 2015

On March 30th, 2015, Trinidad and Tobago celebrated Spiritual Shouter Baptist Liberation Day.

Spiritual Shouter Baptists from all over the country as well as those from neighbouring Caribbean islands, the United States of America and Africa, came to join Archbishop Barbara Gray-Burke at Empowerment Hall, Maloney, to celebrate the occasion.

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The Art Society of Mt. Hope – Rhapsody in Blue

The Art Society of Mt. Hope – Rhapsody in Blue

The Art Society of Mt. Hope held their third annual Art Gala titled ‘Rhapsody in Blue’ on Saturday April 4th, 2015 at the Teaching Resource Centre at UWI St Augustine. The theme of the event was a throwback to the 1920s and 1930s ‘Great Gatsby’ era and involved a diverse display of art from both up and coming and experienced artists.

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SACO presents An Evening with Andrew Sords

SACO presents An Evening with Andrew Sords

St. Augustine Chamber Orchestra (SACO) presents An Evening with Andrew Sords – at Queen’s Hall, Port of Spain – March 20-22, 2015.

American violinist Andrew Sords is recognized internationally for his performances combining visceral virtuosity and ravishing tone. Hailed in the press as “a fully formed artist” (Kalisz-Poland News), “utterly radiant” (Canada’s Arts Forum), and “exceptionally heartfelt and soulful”

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TUCO’s 2014 Annual Boat Ride Party

TUCO’s 2014 Annual Boat Ride Party

On Saturday 08th November 2014, the Trinbago Unified Calypsonians’ Organisation (TUCO) held its annual Boat Ride Party on the Coral Vision as the crowning close to Calypso History Month. Attendees included calypsonians and lovers of the art-form including TUCO President, Mr. Lutalo ‘Brother Resistance’ Masimba.

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Book Launch – “Thoughts of Chief Servant Makandal Daaga.”

Book Launch – “Thoughts of Chief Servant Makandal Daaga.”

On Thursday 26th February, 2015, a gathering of family, friends, book lovers and students of history, joined Makandal Daaga in celebrating the book launch of “Thoughts of Chief Servant Makandal Daaga.” The event took place inside Theatre 1 at the National Academy of the Performing Arts (NAPA), Port of Spain.

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President of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro visits T&T

President of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro visits T&T

On Tuesday 24th February, 2015, His Excellency Nicolás Maduro, President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela paid a one-day visit to Trinidad and Tobago to hold bilateral talks with the government. Maduro’s schedule included a courtesy visit to His Excellency, Anthony Carmona at the office of the President…

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Ray Funk in Calypso Craze: 1956-57 and Beyond

Ray Funk in Calypso Craze: 1956-57 and Beyond

On Sunday 25th January, 2015, the Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival featured retired judge and Carnival researcher, Ray Funk in Calypso Craze: 1956-57 and Beyond at NALIS. His presentation featured a lengthy discussion about the history of the Calypso Craze interspersed with several video clips of calypsonians, American actors and other musicians who were part of this trend.

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Anum Bankole’s Send-Off

Anum Bankole’s Send-Off

On Tuesday 20th January 2015, Friends, family and well wishers gathered in the chapel of the Clarke and Battoo Funeral Home on Tragarete Road, Port of Spain to pay their last respects and to remember the life and times of Brother Anum Bankole.

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Sparrow Receives Order of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago

Sparrow Receives Order of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago

On Wednesday 11th June, 2014, His Excellency, President Anthony Carmona hosted a ceremony for the presentation of a National Award, the Order of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago (ORTT), to Dr. Slinger ‘Mighty Sparrow’ Francisco at the National Academy for Performing Arts (NAPA)…

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Chinese President Xi Jinping Visits T&T

Chinese President Xi Jinping Visits T&T

His Excellency Xi Jinping, President of the People’s Republic of China paid a Sate Visit to Trinidad and Tobago during the period of May 31st to June 2nd, 2013. His Excellency Xi Jinping was accompanied by his wife, Her Excellency, Peng Liyuan.

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