2014 was an eventful year in local entertainment as this look back at some of the happenings will reveal .
Hi Everyone, The New Year has dawned and is chock full of resolutions; many of these seem to centre on our intake of food and drink .
Happy 2015 to all!Who else is super excited about what this year has to offer when it comes to music? I know I am and the best things about a new year are the new albums that are bound to come out .
Happy New Year! I am sure you heard that like about a billion times already .
While she is still basking in the glory of being named one of the ten finalists in the recently held Miss World pageant, Miss Guyana Rafieya Husain has no intention of losing her grip on fighting domestic violence and with the Miss World Caribbean crown on her head she is taking the fight regional .
There is a certain beauty about time .
Hi Everyone,As I reviewed and reflected on the Tastes Like Home columns of 2014, there were certain editions that stood out for me .
The Scene Cartoon .
Now that Christmas is over, we can finally start thinking about what to wear for Old Year’s Night or what some may call New Year’s Eve .
It’s hard to believe that, in just a few days, we’ll be ringing in a brand new year; it seemed like not so long ago that I was rolling my eyes at the loud explosions outside my house as revellers rang in 2014 with squibs and flares .
By Rae Wiltshire Great works of art always inspire other great works of art .
Yes it is .
Hi Everyone, With the holiday season now in full swing and the family starting to gather, keep your cool and don’t get flustered in the kitchen .
The fish is the centre of attention but it is juxtaposed by clouds streaking across a dark sky, signifying a time lapse .
By now Beres Hammond probably has honorary Guyanese citizenship and so his concert, ‘More Beres’, billed for January 3, 2015 at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence will be a homecoming of sorts .
If you’re Christian, not white, easily offended or all of the above, Exodus: Gods and Kings is probably not the movie for you .
As a fashion enthusiast, I am really drawn to persons who embrace their own fashion identity .
His name has become synonymous with down-to-earth Guyanese music because John ‘Slingshot’ Drepaul is about as real as it gets .
Why do women do it? I’m talking about the breaking up of the house before Christmas .
Hi Everyone, The preparation for the Christmas feast kicks into high gear from this weekend .
With a title like “Black-ish”, ABC’s newest family sitcom surrounding a successful black family was bound to garner a lot of buzz .
Christmas is around the corner and for many of us this means shopping; new wardrobe for work and probably even some new Brazilian weave .
Sonia Noel has been trending on social media and from the buzz, it appears that she is well on the way to closing 2014 with a bang .
The masquerade bands on the streets and the smells in the air; the holidays are the best time of the year! Seriously who does not like Christmas? It really is the most wonderful time of the year! Georgetown transforms before our very eyes, the streets look a bit cleaner; police officers in neat uniforms patrol on foot, directing traffic and keeping the pickpockets at bay .
Hi Everyone, the pièce de résistance at Christmas is the ham – a very large cut of meat, cured, cooked and glazed to glistening perfection .
When it comes to reggae, dancehall, soca and chutney, we Guyanese tend to pride ourselves on our link to the Caribbean; none of these genres might have originated here but we sure do take them and make them seem so .
It’s hard to write about fashion every week when you are based in a region that has a struggling fashion industry .
By Jairo Rodrigues Paul Anthony Charles, one of the top dancers with the widely acclaimed Classique Dance Company is on a self-propelled upward curve that has so far won him the inaugural Mr Guyana International title and he is determined to rise even higher .
Gobble Gobble! I hope you enjoyed Thanksgiving Day on Thursday .
Hi Everyone,There are many old time foods that we can make today using the most modern of appliances and techniques, but Conkies (aka sweet dumplings) is not one of them .
The Scene Cartoon .
After spending four full days in Kingston, Jamaica for ‘The Collection Moda’, I can safely say Trinidad & Tobago has the best designer content .
In the theatre circles he is the short man with the big voice, an emerging talent and this week Nickose Layne, Best Director in the Junior Category of the National Drama Festival two years in a row sat down this week with The Scene to talk about his passion for theatre .