Can Guyanese Lisa Punch accomplish on ABC what Jamaican Tessanne Chin did on NBC?Beginning tomorrow night at 9, the now Brooklyn resident will perform on a new ABC series called “Rising Star” .
Are you from foreign?This is a common question you tend to hear in Guyana whenever you decide to step out of the box and dress differently .
A new group of Christian youth is seeking to use the considerable talent that exists among its members to divert some of the negativity associated with the arts through involving Jesus and the use of Christian principles in their approach .
Guys? How do you look for Miss Right? How do you get a girlfriend? Does the hissing and the hustling work? I mean is this a decent way (or any way at all) to get a committed partner? Can you find anyone decent by shouting at her, “Ey baby! Yuh lookin’ like pine tart deh! Crispy, sweet and juicy!” Like seriously?Ladies? How do you get boyfriends? Do you flirt, proposition or call the shots in the relationship? If you’re looking for a decent guy you can settle down with, would a sloppy approach work?You get what you deserve, and who you are with is usually a .
Hi Everyone,When I first conceptualized this column, Tastes Like Home, I knew what I would be getting out of it and I knew what people living away from Guyana would be getting out of it .
The Scene Cartoon .
H&T Theatre Arts Group will stage Till Ah Find A Place 3 – She’s Back on June 28 and 29 at the National Cultural Centre, Georgetown .
What do you call a group of friends with a passion for theatre and everything in the arts? The Re-Actors .
By Ashma JohnYou have probably had a friend tell you: “You are way prettier than her .
On Tuesday, comes a story from India .
Jennifer Gibson fell in love with Guyana the first time she visited back in 1996 .
There are some people who will say and absolutely believe that Georgetown is a boring city with nothing to see, nothing to do and nothing to experience but I say experiences can come out of nowhere; it is a journey you make yourself to explore, to live and always try new things .
Hi Everyone, Every time I come back home for a visit I have to readjust my senses to the abundance of food, especially at the markets .
Venus Boyz and XXY are the two films that will be screen next week as SASOD’S Painting the Spectrum 10 continues on Tuesday and Thursday .
For six days next month, playwright and actress Ingrid Griffith will pull off a gargantuan feat when she plays her one-woman show, Demerara Gold at the Dorothy Strelsin Theatre on West 36th Street, Manhattan, New York .
Local hip hop master Don Gialiani has been hitting the airwaves and social media with his new single “Georgetown” which was officially released on the radio on Independence Day, last week .
Horizon Arts Production is preparing to stage its sixth annual cultural extravaganza for Father’s Day on June 15, at 20:00 hrs at the Theatre Guild Playhouse, Georgetown under the theme “Love Vibrations” .
Review by Timothy Austin X-Men Days of Future Past is the latest entry in the multi-million dollar X-Men franchise starring Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen and Halle Berry .
Beginning June 10 and continuing for six weeks, the School of the Nations will offer art classes for persons interested in developing their artistic skills and or pursuing a Cambridge certification in art .
The second issue of makin style is completed and set to hit newsstands in Guyana and New York early next week .
By Desilon DanielsAfter much contemplation, the one word that adequately describes last Monday’s Miss Guyana World 2014 Pageant is disappointing .
World renowned American poet and author Marguerite Ann Johnson, popularly known by her penname Maya Angelou died on Wednesday morning at the age of 86 .
Hi Everyone,We have been chatting for several years now, so much so that things have reached the stage where I have to start some of our conversations with one of these phrases: Remember I told you… Last year I shared with you… If you have been reading me for a while… Well this is going to be one of those occasions .
The Scene Cartoon .
Nothing to Laugh About is staging its seventh show, and, if prior performances are anything to go by, Guyanese are in for tear-jerking, belly busting performances .
Come June 6, Merundoi Incorporated will stage Guyana Prize winner Mosa Telford’s award winning play Before Her Parting at the National Cultural Centre .
Review by Timothy AustinI was not expecting much from the 2014 remake of Godzilla based on the original Japanese films about a giant reptile threatening the existence of humanity .
Jeremy Sobers has maintained an interest in music from the age of nine, influenced by his father, Sean Sobers, a musician and his mother, a director of a local choir .
When it comes to local pageants Miss Guyana Universe has always been the most anticipated; there must be a great deal of pressure on the wearer of this crown and to a lesser extent, the Miss Guyana World title holder as well .
Hi Everyone, Last week Wednesday, I sat for 4 straight hours engaged in the tedious task of removing the skins off of 4 ½ cups of rehydrated black eye peas .
(Billboard) - John Legend’s “All of Me” rules the Billboard Hot 100 for a third week with “All of Me,” while Michael Jackson rewrites a pair of vaunted Hot 100 records, as “Love Never Felt So Good,” with Justin Timberlake, blasts 22-9 .
(Billboard) - The Lifetime TV channel says it will air a movie about Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown’s relationship, with actress Angela Bassett set to direct .
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - For Oscar-winning actress Emma Thompson, donning a bathing suit on the French Riviera alongside Pierce Brosnan in the British romantic comedy The Love Punch was too good to pass up .
(Billbaord) Future will be doing plenty of rapping during his 45-date tour promoting his sophomore album, ‘Honest’ .
(Billboard) - Less than a year after scoring his first No 1 album ever with ‘Blurred Lines’, Robin Thicke will release a new album on July 1 through Star Trak/Interscope Records .