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March 26, 2012

Hyarima well received at Lloyd Best Commemoration

An extract of the Eintou Springer play Hyarima was showcased before a large and appreciative audience at the opening of the 2012 Common Sense Convois entitled ReAwakening the Spirit of the Caribbean The extract featured Brendon La Caille in the role of Hyarima supported by the Chibale Drumming Ensemble dancer Dara Healy and the Festival Dance Ensemble
March 19, 2012

Eintou featured artiste at the Word Alive Festival St Lucia

Eintou Springer was the featured artiste at the St Lucia Literary Festival entitled WORD ALIVE which took place earlier this month
March 12, 2012

Idakeda issues warning of legal action against illegal reproduction of Kambule or other works by Eintou Springer

It has come to our attention that there is a person or people out there who intend to sell copies of the latest presentation of Kambule written by Eintou Pearl Springer and showcased on Piccadilly Greens Carnival Friday 2012
February 20, 2012

Accolades for Kambule The Street Pageant

Hundreds of expectant patrons gathered on Piccadilly Greens from as early as 4am on Carnival Friday to witness the return of the critically acclaimed play by Eintou Springer Kambule The Street Pageant
February 13, 2012

Kambule the Street Pageant returns to Piccadilly Greens in 2012

Kambule The Street Pageant written by Eintou Pearl Springer will be performed again in 2012 on the streets of Port of Spain The new spelling of the name of her play comes from the Kikongo word for Procession as revealed in research by local historian Professor Maureen WarnerLewis
December 19, 2011

Dara Healy is awarded the Felix Harrington Prize for Dance

Dara Healy has been awarded the 2011 Felix Harrington Prize for being the Best Student in the UWI Certificate in Dance and Dance Education The prize is awarded by the Faculty of Humanities and Education while the dance programme is run by the Centre for Creative and Festival Arts in St Augustine
December 5, 2011

Idakeda delivers with Caribbeana Training for NALIS staff

This workshop is quite valuable and all library staff should do itThere is so much of our history that is not told not revealed and in great danger of dying when our elders depart this earthCaptivating Engaging Lively Entertaining IntriguingThank you for this opportunity for self awareness and providing me with the tools to provide a better service to patronsThese are just some of the comments from the twoday training in Caribbeana conducted by Idakeda for the staff of the National Library and Information System Authority NALIS
November 28, 2011

Anansi in the Media

Eintou Springers latest play How Anansi Bring the Drum was recently performed to appreciative audiences in Trinidad and in TobagoThe play was performed by young people from across the country as part of the development of a Youth Theatre Group by the Trinidad and Tobago National Commission for UNESCO and in celebration of the UN Year in honour of people of African Descent
November 7, 2011

Young cast showcase their talents in How Anansi Brings the Drum

Speech Band Kaiso Stick fight are all part of a new and exciting production How Anansi Bring The Drum which takes place at UW I Open Campus with the Gala opening on November 24th at 630pm and Shows on November 25th at 10am and 7pm Goodwood High School Tobago on Saturday 26th November 2011 at 400pm and 700pm The production celebrates the International Year for the People of African Descent and is part of the UNESCOs Youth Theatre Initiative
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