For the second year the GBTI/Buxton Steel Orchestra walked away with the first prize for the school big band category in the Mash Steel Panorama competition and it is testimony to the hard work of the young members who have taken to steel pan .
Wole Soyinka’s The Lion and The Jewel runs until March 5 at the Theatre Guild and those who haven’t seen it yet should make the time to do so .
Hi Everyone, Last weekend I bought 2 breadfruit .
If you are expecting me to tell you how fabulous my Mashramani was, think again! After last year Mash I was embarrassed to say I was even contemplating going this year .
This is the third time that the Carib Soca Monarch crown is sitting on his head but for the recently crowned king Jumo Primo this time the taste of victory is just different and he believes it is because he worked hard coupled with the monumental support he received and continues to receive .
It was more than fitting that this year’s Children’s Costume and Float Parade was held on February 14, St Valentine’s Day .
The Scene Cartoon .
Hi Everyone,I’ve never considered myself to be someone who has a green thumb .
Beginning today, and running until March 5, Wole Soyinka’s The Lion and the Jewel will be staged at the Theatre Guild Playhouse, Kingston .
Hey Guys, I am finally back in Guyana after a 50-day detox situation .
Canada-based Guyanese singer Fauzya Moore has just released her debut album, ‘My Six Seasons’, a fusion of Bossa Nova, Jazz, Soul, and Caribbean and Latin American rhythms .
Happy Valentine’s Day .
Hi Everyone, Towering above houses, generously scattered across the length and breadth of the region, breadfruit trees are laden with globes of fruit hanging from strong stems .
As my time in Europe winds down, today I decided to share some photos and experiences from my trip .
When the One Billion Rising ‘Artistic Uprising’ takes to the stage of the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City at 7 pm today, Guyana and the Caribbean will be ably represented by local band Y3K .
The 57th annual Grammy Awards will be shown live on television tomorrow night .
Hi Everyone, It’s been 4 weeks to the day since I first wrote to you about preserved limes .
‘An election link’ and a lot of predictions on the outcome will be among the highlights of Link Show 31, which opens at the National Cultural Centre (NCC) on February 20 for a 5-night run .
In keeping with my promise to always feature style sessions with local artists here is another one .
By Kenesha Fraser Even though he was immensely interested in music from a tender age, Ravi Deoshankar Mohan only really felt a true connection to the harmonies of sound in 1988 .
Two weeks ago when we mulled over the comments made by the lady at Bourda Market, while reflecting on the run up to Mashramani, we had an overall look at the local music scene .
Hi Everyone, From the root, to the stems, to the leaves, to the flowers, and seeds, coriander is edible .
Complete with a Portuguese translation of the information section in a nod to the businesses and tourists now proliferating here, the eighth edition of Guyana Where & What is now available .
Ingrid Griffith leaves Guyana today after a successful run of her one-woman show Demerara Gold, but hopes to return soon in a different capacity .
Germany is home to two exceptional car manufacturers: Mercedes Benz and BMW .
Nelsion Nurse has won several awards for his designs of Mashramani costumes bands and props for his fashion designs as well .
Magnetism virtually oozes from Ingrid Griffith the minute she sets foot on stage and begins her monologue; you just can’t take your eyes off her .
Hi Everyone, One of the pleasures of visiting outdoor markets is that there is always something new to discover .
Come next Saturday, the Guyana Hindu Dharmic Sabha’s (GHDS) annual show takes to the stage at the National Cultural Centre in ‘A Royal Twist’ .
When we think of fashion capitals, London, Paris, Milan and New York immediately come to mind .
By Rae WiltshireThere are two things that seem to be strongly linked to creativity - pain and cultural mixing .
Overheard at the Bourda Market: “Now Mash coming round, dey gun kill we wid Guyanese music! I like it though!” But just what is Guyanese music? This country is truly a melting pot when it comes to music .