“We cannot afford to mortgage our palettes to foreign producers” – Freundel Stuart
The Barbadian Prime Minister made this remark at the opening of the recently concluded annual local Agricultural Festival (AGROFEST).
Artist and theatre personality Collette Jones-Chin has quite a lot cooking over the upcoming weeks.
From Friday, March 28 to Friday, April 4 she will present a visual arts exhibition under the title “Images en Poésie Èclairer L’âme” which is French for “Spoken Images of the Soul”, at Moray House, Camp Streets.
Rubina Dilaik, who plays Radhika on “Choti Bahu”, an Indian soap opera, is in Guyana for three concerts this weekend.
According to a press release from the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA), the 26-year-old star arrived yesterday and was
(Billboard) “Happy” continues its Hot 100 command, claiming top Airplay Gainer honours for an eighth consecutive week. The streak is the second-best dating to the award’s 1985 inception, with Williams also on-board the record-holder: Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines,” featuring Williams and TI, linked a 10 weeks (in a row and total) last year.
Pooran Seeraj knows about not giving up and has tasted the sweet reward that comes from staying the course. After five years of competing in the National Chutney Competition, Pooran was crowned Guyana’s Chutney Monarch on January 25.
Every now and again I call on all of us to support our local entertainment industry. Even though I may have criticized some organisations and artists in the past (and no doubt I will continue to do so as long as I have reason to) there is one company that over the years has seen tremendous growth, and that is Hits and Jams Entertainment.
Jermaine Figueira, a well-known spoken-word poet from Linden and Travis Bowen a popular singer/professional dancer from Georgetown will headline this month’s Poetry and Jazz (P&J) night themed ‘Addicted’ at L&L Restaurant in Linden on March 20.