The Scene

Crack Jokes on tonight only

Michael Ignatius and Nuriyyih Gerrard in a scene from Crack Jokes

Odessa Primus’ hilarious comedy Crack Jokes is back at the National Cultural Centre (NCC) tonight for one more performance. According to a press release, patrons who purchased tickets for the performance on February 23,

Fashion, beauty and racism

Australian supermodel Ajak Deng

Many people associate migrating to Europe or North America with advancing in life. Some say it offers more opportunity while others say it’s a concrete jungle with nothing being handed to you.

Marriage and clothes

Pre-marriage, blue dress, 2012

We live in a world that pressures women to dress and act in a certain way. Women unthinkingly transfer these beliefs to the next generation, sometimes taking joy in doing so; it’s as if they believe real character derives from clothing choice.

Trending now

Timeka Marshall (Photo by Raul Couchman)

This week I wanted to share with you a few things that have come under my radar that I found quite interesting and important to the way fashion and the arts are shaped in the Caribbean.

Lead Pipe

Lead Pipe (hard, stick-like coconut bread)
(Photo by Cynthia Nelson)

Hi Everyone, There is something indescribable about the combination of freshly grated coconuts, flour, sugar, a little butter, ground cinnamon, grated nutmeg and a few drops of essence, all brought together by milk or water.