Blog Posts

February 18, 2013

Ralph Maraj former Government Minister comments on Kambule

But let us also be clear Bikinis and beads are also beautiful when they are part of a wonderful variety But as the predominant fare they turn tasteless Without profundity everything else is trash But when there is depth the superficial is tolerable even delightful I was therefore very heartened to witness the Canboulay enactment on Friday morning on television
February 4, 2013

Kambule the Street Pageant commemorates the 1881 riots that saved the Carnival of Trinidad and Tobago

Idakeda and executive producers the National Carnival Commission of Trinidad and Tobago will once again present the Eintou Springer scripted and directed street pageant Kambule on Carnival Friday morning The play chronicles how the Trinidad and Tobago Carnival was saved by stickfighters and members of the community during what is known as the Canboulay Riots of 1881 The portrayal is street theatre style and begins promptly at 5am on the Piccadilly Greens Port of Spain
January 21, 2013

New talent and more stickfight drama for Kambule 2013

Kambule continues to evolve under the direction of its prolific playwright Eintou SpringerThis year noted local actor Brendon Lacaille joins other experienced actors in the expanded and updated role of the Governor Kambule stalwarts Muhammad Muwakil Sterling Kent Ken Alexis and Camille Quamina will appear on stage again this year as they weave the story of the 1881 riots which saved the Carnival of Trinidad and Tobago
January 7, 2013

Exciting changes for Kambule 2013

Come to this years performance of Kambule to see all of the new elements which have been included Patrons will be treated to new characterisation historical detail choreography and performances from theatre stalwarts of TT in the unfolding of the story of the struggle to save Carnival
January 3, 2013

New community projects for Idakeda in 2013

Idakeda continues to deepen its independent community outreach in 2013
December 22, 2012

Loving the Skin Im In powerful poetry by Eintou Springer for this season and always

Revolution relationships struggle passionlove Its all there in Loving the Skin Im In an unforgettable compilation of poetry by Poet Laureate of Port of Spain Eintou Pearl Springer
October 29, 2012

Eintou Springer guest speaker and performer at Jamaican Storytelling Festival

Eintou Pearl Springer will be one of the guest story tellers at the ‘Ananse Sound Splash' storytelling conference and festival scheduled to be held in Jamaica from November 20th to the 25th. The festival is being held as part of Jamaica's official celebration of its fiftieth Anniversary of Independence.

October 15, 2012

I Hyarima debuts at the National Academy for the Performing Arts Port of Spain

The Eintou Springer play I Hyarima celebrating the life of the Amerindian hero of Arima debuts this week at the north National Academy for the Performing Arts NAPA one of the premiere performance venues in Trinidad and Tobago The play features acting force of nature Brendon Lacaille as Hyarima and newcomers Makesi Algernon and Giorgio Gonzales as the warrior storytellers
September 10, 2012

Chibale perform at tribute hosted by Her Excellency Dr Jean RamjohnRichards and Dr Kris Rampersad

The Chibale Drumming Ensemble Chibale comprising Shanya Springer Ajani Healy Shomari Healy Kayode Charles and Ire Charles will debut another of their unique performances at LiTTribute on September 15th
Donate
Top