Marathon Readers Theatre Event at UWI DCFA

After the historic reading of twelve scripts in the May 2018 instalment of the Playwrights Workshop Trinbago’s (PWT) Monthly Readers Theatre Series, the student playwrights have rewritten their scripts and are ready to have them read again. To facilitate the reading of the scripts and in bringing back traditions of yesteryear, PWT and the Department…

Theatre Pioneer – Mavis Lee Wah has died | Celebrating Her Life

  Last Update: 27/06/2018 Jamaican/Trinidadian actress, director, and school teacher, Mavis Lee Wah has died. The news came to the Trinidad and Tobago Performing Arts Network that Mrs. Lee Wah (nee Arscott) passed away around 9AM today (Sunday 24th June 2018). According to a 1994 publication of The Cambridge Guide to African and Caribbean Theatre,…

Prelude – A Celebration of the Latin American Guitar

As the chosen instrument for old calypsos sung in French patois; for roving parranderos, as they serenaded house-to-house; and for church services in remote rural communities, the guitar has been indispensable to Trinidad and Tobago, occupying some of the most influential spaces that shaped our cultural identity. On July 1st, 2018, at 5:00pm, Caribbean Culture…

Photo Flash: Ah Double at the Little Carib Theatre

Last month, Golden Heart Productions returned to the spotlight with a brand new production titled “Ah Double”; featuring two one-act plays “Happy Anniversary” and “Unfinished Business” at the Little Carib Theatre. Harkening back to the days when patrons could go to the cinema to see two movies for one price, Playwright, Theresa Awai says this…

Network with creatives at ThriveINLIME

Thrive International returns to Trinidad with a series of events at Chancellor Hotel St Anns from Friday 8th – 15th June. The international platform who last year opened doors for local artist Kalpee with a SONY Music deal has plans to network with creatives and stakeholders to develop an ecosystem that can allow others to achieve…

‘The Pursuit of Happiness’ and ‘Cries of the Mind’ at Playwrights Workshop

Two new plays; Stephan Dwarika’s ‘THE PURSUIT OF HAPPINESS’ and Treldon Layne’s  ‘CRIES OF THE MIND’, will be featured at the June 2018 installment of the Playwrights Workshop Trinbago’s (PWT) Monthly Readers Theatre Series, June 6, at the Trinidad Theatre Workshop. ‘THE PURSUIT OF HAPPINESS’ follows the love relationships of four friends, Vanessa, Shelly, Ria and…

Seeing Sound – a Visual & Sonic Experience

Singer Scientist presents SEEING SOUND, Live Show & Interactive Art Installation. What if you could see sound? Or hear in colour? Singer Scientist Danielle Williams will take you on a journey of Seeing Sound – a visual & sonic experience – at the Grundlos Kollektiv #11 Cipriani Boulevard on June 9th at 7pm & June…