Not many 14 year olds can outshine five older teenage girls, but Reesa Sooklall did taking the 2014 Miss Guyana Talented Teen crown and title on July 6, at the National Cultural Centre, with poise and charm .
Into the third week of drama classes I developed a strong interest in subtexts, learning about characters, becoming the character, method acting .
Hi Everyone, This week’s column concludes the 2-part look at Black Pudding .
By Ashma JohnBeing a female is possibly one of the most stressful things to deal with .
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - An African American character will soon strap on the star-emblazoned shield and step into the red, white and blue uniform of Captain America in the pages of Marvel Comics .
(Billboard) - Sam Smith takes over atop the landmark new Billboard Artist 100 chart, rising 2-1 .
[caption id="attachment_297631" align="alignright" width="310"] Iggy Azalea[/caption][caption id="attachment_297632" align="alignright" width="319"] Beyonce[/caption]LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - R&B singer Beyonce and rappers Eminem and Iggy Azalea led the nominations for the MTV Video Music Awards, one of the industry’s top televised showcases, the cable TV network said on Thursday .
LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, a sequel about highly intelligent apes that battle with humans for dominance, has knocked the giant Transformers robots out of the top spot on US and Canadian movie charts .
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You can expect to see Delroy Walcott promoting male pageantry and youth empowerment .
For nearly a month now, as part of my ambition to explore the culture and art of dear old Guyana and dive into vacation season I started attending theatre classes after weeks of consultation and advice from dramatists .
Hi Everyone,This week begins a 2-part series about Black Pudding .
Last Sunday I left for Trinidad and Tobago to review a pop-up shop hosted by Emma Forster Hiscock, Stephanie Rydle and Ain Earle .
Yaphet Jackman’s poetry is his signature .
Ugh! It’s happening again .
Hi Everyone,We are people who are at once sophisticated and simple .
Some seven designers put their work on display for a worthy cause last month, in Sonia Noel’s annual “Style Mission”, which supported the Guyana Sickle Cell Association .
Raagas n Rhythm 2, a musical concert, directed and produced by Amar Ramessar and Rena Ramessar will be staged at the Theatre Guild, Georgetown from 7 pm today .
Radio Rock n’ Roll is a brand new radio show focusing strictly on rock music, from classic to modern alternative to punk to heavy metal, hosted by local rock musician Gavin Mendonca of punk rock band Keep Your Day Job! and heavy metal band Feed The Flames .
When you go shopping in Guyana are your experiences pleasant? Do you visit the same store repeatedly because of the any particular stimulator? Do you feel compelled and tingly inside to immediately return when you get your next pay cheque? All my answers would be a big fat no!I personally don’t feel we are spoilt for choice locally despite the ridiculous amount of fashion retailers we have .
After weeks of competition through a reality show aired on Hits and Jams Television network (HJTV) Soyini Fraser was selected to represent Guyana at the Miss Jamzone International Pageant, beating out two other contestants Faydeha King and Onesha Hutson .
Social media in Guyana has been on fire since Sunday with “Lisa Punch” and “Rising Star” trending .
Hi Everyone,What is it about fried chicken that is so alluring? It’s a favourite of almost everyone, (well except vegetarians of course) .
If you haven’t heard the name Lisa Punch then you must be living under a rock .
Come Sunday July 6, Simpli Royal presents the 2014 Mr and Miss Guyana Talented Teen Pa-geant at the National Cultural Centre from 8 pm .
Classique Dance Com-pany presents the fourteenth edition of its annual production, ‘Dance Like you Do’ at the National Cultural Centre (NCC) on July 30 .
The men I’ve dated have all questioned my reason for procuring so much clothes .
The classic American documentary, Paris Is Burning will tomorrow close the curtains on the Society Against Sexual Orientation Discrimination’s (SASOD) will close the curtains on its tenth annual lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) film festival, Painting the Spectrum 10 .
When Divya Sieudarsan was a little girl growing up she used to love watching the Miss Universe pageant every year, so much so that her grandfather would tease her and say “I’m going to send you up to become Miss Universe .
So, stemming from last week’s whole “Do we date?” It is clear the answer is maybe not .
Hi Everyone, If you had to come up with 5 food (food & beverage) items that people visiting Guyana must try, what would they be?As I sat on a LIAT flight to Guyana, I picked up ZING (the in-flight magazine), which is always a good read .
Painting the Spectrum 10, showcases the Caribbean in its final week with four regional films and closes with ‘Spectrum Night’ where its open mic encourages contributions of song, poetry, music and even dance .