Last week the Caribbean Voice held its second annual El Dorado award and show ceremony at the Marriott Hotel which saw several individuals and organisations receiving recognition for their work in Guyana on social ills such as suicide, domestic abuse, human trafficking, alcoholism and drug abuse and fighting stigma and discrimination against the LGBT community.
Majek Fingers Drumming School will be hosting its seventh annual drumming circle on January 15, at the Botanical Gardens.
Being held under the theme ‘Feel the Rhythm of the Drums Drumming Circle’ the event is slated to commence at 3 pm and is billed as “an excellent opportunity to showcase the African cultural heritage, the skills and talents of citizens…”
According to a release from the school the drumming circle is based on community building and will showcase unity of the art and the people.
This year, Sonia Noel celebrates 20 years as a designer and according to her though there have been trials her passion for the fashion industry that got her this far and will keep her going for years to come.
Professional boxer and fitness trainer Kishawn Simon is fast approaching the third anniversary of him strutting his stuff on stage as a model but tongues continue to wag about the way he owns the stage and his physique which was on display at the recently concluded Guyana Fashion Week.
Hi Everyone, As we say goodbye to 2016 it is normal to engage in reflection. As I look ahead to 2017, four columns signify things that I learnt in the past year and will continue thinking about and learning about in the future.
There are not too many occasions that I deem necessary to warrant me devoting all my energies to looking spectacular. By spectacular, I mean carefully planning every single detail of my look, even going as far as having a trial run of my hairstyle done at the hairdresser before the actual event.
Responding to the entertainment needs of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Guyanese, the Society Against Sexual Orientation Discrimination (SASOD) is hosting its first Old Year’s Night party dubbed Mardi Gras: The Masquerade Ball this evening at the Triumph Lounge, located at 8 Barrack Street, Kingston, Georgetown.
I suppose it came as a surprise to many that I haven’t written a fashion Christmas wish list but I have grown to believe that consuming just for the sake of consuming takes away from one truly embracing fashion.
As Trinidad and Tobago carnival 2017 approaches a youthful, energetic vibe has been added to the Soca equation, according to the handlers of Zion Andrew who has been described as “multi-talented” and who recently released the track “Cannot Stop Me”.
Cake decorator Malinda Ali has been letting her scrumptious cakes do the talking for her. The tongues that have been tasting Malinda’s cakes have also been wagging her name across Guyana and beyond its borders.