Expect piano, violin, trumpet, sax, pan, solos, duets, choirs, dance and perhaps a bit of theatre .
‘Painting the Spectrum’ the Society Against Sexual Orientation Discrimination’s (SASOD) sixth film festival will open next Tuesday at Sidewalk Café with the film Blueprint ; Guyanese born award winning singer Nhojj is also expected to make an appearance .
Genevieve Nnaji is the first of a new cadre of personalities Nigeria is producing .
fans to decideIt will either be Tarrus Riley of “Love is Contagious” and “She’s Royal” fame or Gyptian, singer of the now popular “Hold Yuh” who will headline the first summer concert in July but it is left up to fans of the two men to ensure which one it will be .
Floyd Christie picked up an Eminem cassette a few years ago, around the time cassettes were still ‘in’, and decided rap was the sort of outlet he needed to “feel free” .
It’s a cloudy day .
Hi Everyone, I don’t know how much longer I can put up with this – cooking breakfast .
Just off the success of being named the Best Female Reggae/ Dancehall artiste at the recently concluded Guyana Artistic Music Awards, Timeka Marshall is now set to release her fifth video for her new release “One More Day”, a song touted as inspirational .
The first edition of a magazine designed to address illiteracy in the Caribbean particularly among children, by merging culture with education, was officially launched at the National Library, Guyana earlier this week .
Five young men are promising to take Guyana’s entertainment industry to a new level and if their track record is anything to speak about the country can certainly look forward to top of the line entertainment events with just the right touch of class as a finisher .
The Miss Guyana Earth pageant will kick off with a National Dress Competition for the contestants next week, the first in a string of scheduled events to promote the environment conscious affair .
– pink collection to honour breast cancer survivors Sonia Noel is heading back to the glitzy Fashion Week of Trinidad and Tobago (FWTT) this year, an event which ranks among the most influential on the region’s fashion calendar .
New kid on the block Jory Hector is going international as he has now teamed up with Barbadian soca star Peter Ram and his Guyanese counterpart Adrian Dutchin to produce a racy piece .
The Miss Jamzone Beach Pageant is taking on a reality style format this year, involving the public in selecting the local representative for the pageant which has since gone international .
By Candace PhillipsIt was a night of elegance and frolic that showcased the loving bond between mother and daughter as Supa Stylistics held the 19th Annual Mother and Daughter Pageant last Saturday at the National Cultural Centre .
Culture Box Why is the West Indies cricket team continuing to torment its fans in such cruel fashion?It is like these boys/men (whichever you prefer) take pleasure in turning the knife round and round after plunging it into the hearts of their adoring fans .
Hi Everyone,The Swiss Roll, like the Pau I wrote about a couple of months ago, is another one of those outstanding treats that was frequently offered at cake sales back in the days of my growing up .
By Sara BharratAt 18, Darren Anthony Mc Almont isn’t just dreaming of what he wants to be tomorrow .
National calypsonians Young Bill Rogers and Precious Pearl were among several persons whose poems were selected and published in this year’s edition of the Guyana Annual .
US-award winning Guyanese artist Jorge Bowenforbes, will later this month host an exhibition depicting pre-Independence images of Guyana .
When Sonia Noel officially launched the new season of Model Search three weeks ago, she also rolled out the other instalments which are being promoted as “bigger, better seasons” .
All members of the public are invited to see Page 3 at the Indian Cultural Centre, New Haven, Bel Air today from 5 .
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The once sheltered children of the late Michael Jackson have become Internet sensations after home-made videos of two of his three children playing up for web cameras were leaked and appeared on YouTube .
(Reuters) - Thought you knew all there was to know about the Twilight movies and their stars?Think again .
(EUR) - Macy Gray is claiming that prejudice still exists within the music industry, particularly against African American artists who perform outside of the traditional black music genres .
NEW YORK (Billboard) - Eminem scored his third No .
By Iana SealesGialiani has been sort of low key these past few years, even if that was not his intention, but he is on the rap circuit again in search of a record deal and what he believes is some due recognition after “plugging away at it for so long” .
Culture Box All professionals retire .
Hi Everyone,A friend asked me the other day what meal I’d make for my mom in celebration of Mother’s Day .
(Jamaica Observer) - The 29 annual International Reggae & World Music Awards (IRAWMA) which took place last Sunday, May 2 at the York College Performing Arts Centre in Queens, New York was another spectacular affair that attracted a near-capacity crowd and a galaxy of international reggae stars .
By Alva SolomonEleven-year old Cathy stands at the gate, her attention captivated by dancers as they go through their moves, and as she stares, it’s her desire to learn the art of dance if the opportunity is offered .
Culture Box Darkness with blinding flashes of light, screaming, several not so pleasant smells warring for attention, limited dance floor space and bad service translates to a night of oh-so-wonderful clubbing in GT (Georgetown) .
Hi Everyone,Torture .
Guyana music awards warmed a cold night By Iana SealesCall this a dispatch from Seat B315 at the National Cultural Centre (NCC) on Sunday night during the Guyana Artistic Music Awards .