Eight-time Calypso Monarch Dennison “Dice” Joseph did not perform at The Carnival Street Festival Friday due to a last minute decision by the Dominica Festivals Committee (DFC). Dice shared a copy of a letter he received from the DFC, on social media, just hours before the event was scheduled, which stated he was no longer […]
On a beautiful Caribbean Island, bizarre events and characters intersect under the ominous presence of a mysterious science facility, in Nicole Georges-Bennett’s “Tales of St.Marts”; a collection of fantasy genre short stories. “Tales of St.Marts” is Georges-Bennett’s first book, and explores themes of small island society, culture, and politics against the backdrop of an island […]
Téyat Pawòl stages new play Crystal Waters Blue Skies – ‘The Case of the Fire of 1963’ Sunday May 28.
Téyat Pawòl releases its 19th theatrical play. Téyat Pawòl takes a dramatic look at the Carnival Monday ‘Fire of 1963’ through a play Crystal Waters Blue Skies – ‘The Case of the Fire of 1963’ at the Arawak House of Culture on Sunday, May 28, 2017, for one day only at 3 & 7 pm. […]
Toronto, Canada- Approximately 100 people attended a special evening recently, commemorating the life and literary works of St.Lucian poet, author and playwright, Nobel laureate, Sir Derek Walcott. The Tribute event was hosted by the St.Lucia Consulate based in Toronto, and A Different Booklist Cultural Centre. Admirers of Walcott’s award-winning body of work gathered […]
A group of Dominican-Canadians participated recently in the United Nations celebration of the Prayer Palace Church in Toronto (1111 Arrow Road). The Nature Isle was one of 29 nations recognized and celebrated by the congregants. The Dominica delegation was led by Janet Prosper and Sarah Ramkissoon who are of Dominican origin, while the rest of […]