Culture BoxIf Wednesday night’s intelligence segment of the Miss Guyana Universe pageant was the deciding factor as to who would continue on the ‘quest’ for the coveted crown then the battle would definitely be between Rachael Bakker and Jenel Cox .
Tastes Like Home Hi Everyone, A few months after completing my cookbook, I spent several weeks with a friend in the USA and of course, I cooked .
Ten little girls will vie of the title of ‘Little Princess’ at the Mackenzie Sports Club Ground on Sunday in an effort to raise funds for the Burnham Drive Nursery School .
By Tiffny RhodiusWhat is one word that describes the new National Scrabble Champion Abigail McDonald? You could use simple or grounded and then there is humble as well as passionate .
Organisers of the Linden Town Week Pageant 2009 fulfilled their commitments to the winner and runners-up of the pageant last Saturday at a public but simple ceremony at the Digicel Linden outlet .
Closing its 2009 “Painting the Spectrum” film festival, SASOD presents a Caribbean-themed fundraising party and cabaret show called “Caribbean Inferno” tonight at the former Pentagon Club in the Majestics Building at 288 Middle Street, Georgetown .
Fans of the ‘King of Pop’ Michael Jackson can join the Sidewalk Café tonight in paying tribute to him with DJ Nigel Hughes .
The long-awaited video for Sean Paul’s “So Fine”, the first single of his highly anticipated fourth studio album, ‘Imperial Blaze’, is out .
DIRECTV and Cityvibe present German band, Tokio Hotel will be live in concert on Channel 999 this weekend .
Classique is going contemporary for a full show for the first time in an upcoming production since selling itself as just that, a contemporary dance company .
Culture BoxThere is something strangely compelling about reality television here, we follow people as they pursue dreams and watch as they crumble in front of the cameras, and or break out as new stars .
Tastes Like HomeHi Everyone,I made pizza for the first time several weeks ago and marvelled at how well it turned out .
Films by Guyanese diaspora members Dr Michelle Mohabeer and Renata Mohammed open the fifth week of the SASOD Film Festival on Monday .
Reggae songbird Alaine is still high off excitement from her recent performance in French Guiana, where she electrified a crowd of more than 20,000 people .
The ninth Miss Jamzone pageant is slated for August 30 at the Splashmins Fun Park and promoter of the pageant Hits and Jams promises that the run up to it would be bigger and better with lovers of different types of music treated to some of the best in the Caribbean and elsewhere .
LOS ANGELES/LONDON (Reuters) - Michael Jackson’s death dominated news bulletins, radio airwaves and social networking sites the world over yesterday as tributes poured in for a man called the “King of Pop” and “natural heir to Elvis .
Reigning soca queen Shelly G is now online, having recently launched her website which is said to be dedicated to what she has accomplished in the music arena and also to what she is involved in .
Are you’re smart, knowledgeable, well read? Do you have friends that are similarly gifted? Are quizzes your thing?If your answers to these questions are yes, then maybe ‘Quiz Night’ may appeal to you .
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - In death, Michael Jackson is enjoying a commercial renaissance that had eluded him for years .
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Barbra Streisand has joined forces with Canadian jazz singer-pianist Diana Krall on her first studio album in four years, which is set for release on September 29, her record label said on Monday .
There were piano, violin, trumpet, sax and pan .
Eleven ‘flowers in bloom’ will show their true colours come September 22 when the Miss Guyana Talented Teen pageant is held .
Culture box - Rush of music to the soul If there’s anything that makes us wax sentimental it’s music .
Tastes Like Home - Fond recollections as I eat Hi Everyone, Have you ever sat down to a meal and as you are eating, you think of others – be they family or friends - that you think might enjoy the meal and wish that they were there to share it with you? That’s what happened to me this past Wednesday .
Olympia Small-Sonaram returns to her comfort base with a steamy swimsuit line which she has designed for a pre-Glamorous show on June 26 .
One Republic, the pop rock group which first made headlines with the hit “Apologize”, that broke long-standing records for both legal digital downloads and radio spins hits the stage for DIRECTV & Cityvibe’s concert series this weekend on Channel 999 .
The fourth week of Painting the Spectrum 5: SASOD’s Film festival continues at the Sidewalk Café on Monday with a special evening of poetry and prose readings, musical tributes and readings from the play Beautiful Little Lies by Judith Rudakoff .
The Miss Guyana Universe pageant ‘The Quest’ returns this year with a few changes .
Culture BoxReality television is not hugely popular here if it’s popular at all, but there is a sense that this is going to change with the kind of exciting, unscripted and unexpected stuff that is unfolding in the GT&T jingle competition this year .
Tastes Like HomeHi Everyone,What’s your steak preference – ribeye, strip, flank, sirloin, porterhouse, t-bone, prime rib…? And how do you like your steak – rare, medium rare, medium or well done? Ah, the choices when it comes to steak .
Sonia Noel says she is ready to pick Guyana’s next top model after a year of scouting, and has declared that a new breed of “fabulous designers” are about to be introduced as well .
Where to place the artist in society?[caption id="attachment_48496" align="alignleft" width="78" caption="Whistling Wind II’ 2009 by Winslow Craig"][/caption]That’s the question raised by “Image and Identity: Guyanese Art Now,” the new exhibition now on at the National Gallery, Castellani House .
Tomorrow, writers and artists can grab their pens, paints, brushes and other paraphernalia and head up the highway to Pandama, where a day retreat is being held .
FACTS 3 has hit television screens with a fresh crop of student designers and a new mix of models, all vying for the top spots in the respective categories, and so far it has made for interesting viewing .