Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, long seen as one of the darlings of Bollywood and India for that matter, found herself in some hot water this past week after an advertisement she did for a huge Indian jewellery chain was slammed for being racist and promoting child slavery.
Scenes from rehearsals of Julius Caesar starring Ajay Baksh, Mark Luke-Edwards, Sean Thompson, Michael Ignatius, Lloyda Nicholas Garrett, Nirmala Narine, Paul Budnah, Max Massiah, Kirk Jardine, Chris Gopaul, John Fraser, Luigi Ferreira, Gibran Azeez, Patrick Chanderban, Stephen Asif Mohamed, Delon Sancho, Alex Rodrigues, Masud Lewis, students of the National School of Theatre Arts and Drama and the Sacred Heart Youth Group.
Consider this week’s article a continuation of my local finds from last week. I did a whole lot of browsing recently and I pondered a little on how we remember stores and categorize them in terms of style.
Jamaican-American reggae singer Tarrus Riley of “She’s Royal” fame is set to headline a concert at the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) Base Camp Ayanganna Thomas Lands on April 30, as part of the observances for the GDF’s 50th Anniversary.
The local theatre community has once again gone all out for students writing the English B examination at the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate level and is staging Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar at the National Cultural Centre at the end of the month.