Eintou Pearl Springer

Patois, Steelpan, East Indian, African and First People rhythms … All these and more are part of the play ‘Harmony in Diversity’, written and directed by Eintou Springer. The play was originally showcased in St. Kitts & Nevis in 2000 as this country’s presentation for Carifesta. In 2018, Idakeda is reviving the play to share with the national public and across the tourism industry.

Click the link for photos from rehearsals:

https://www.facebook.com/pg/indigenouscreativeartsnetwork/photos

As we seek new ways to energise other industries to lessen our dependence on the energy sector, Harmony in Diversity presents us with an opportunity to showcase wholesome entertainment for the entire family, while celebrating our complex mix of cultures and heritage.

Keep checking this space for information about where you will be able to see performances of Harmony in Diversity!


Contact Idakeda directly to book Interventions or Workshops for your organisation, school or community or to purchase our educational videos, books and DVDs. Your contributions go towards our community programmes, cultural events and the work of our NGO, ICAN – the Indigenous Creative Arts Network.

Thank you for your support and stay with us on our journey

‘Survivor – A Collection of Plays for Children and Young Adults’ by Eintou Pearl Springer, has been approved for inclusion on the school curriculum by the Ministry of Education. The book is a compilation of her theatrical productions, poetry and original works and is now available to teachers and students of Theatre Arts for teaching purposes and performance.

Click here for article from the launch of Survivor at NALIS Port of Spain

‘Survivor’ is available at Paper Based book store, Hotel Normandie; Metropolitan Book Store, Port of Spain, Blue Edition book store in Tunapuna and from Ms Springer. In the UK, Survivor is available through Peepal Tree Press and in Barbados, from the UWI Bookstore.

Contact us now for your copy and keep checking this space for more news about Survivor!

 


Contact Idakeda directly to book Interventions or Workshops for your organisation, school or community or to purchase our educational videos, books and DVDs. Your contributions go towards our community programmes, cultural events and the work of our NGO, ICAN – the Indigenous Creative Arts Network.

Thank you for your support and stay with us on our journey

‘The Art and Practice of the Story’ is the name of the programme that will be taught by Eintou Pearl Springer as one of the mentors in the ‘Mentoring by the Masters’ series, an initiative of the Ministry of Community Development, Culture and the Arts. Every year, the ministry selects a number of veterans in the field of culture, the arts and heritage to impart their knowledge to citizens.

Other mentors in the 2018 edition of the programme include Wendell Manwarren, Meiling, Felix Edinborough and Dr. Suzanne Burke.

Click here to go to the Mentoring by the Masters site

Eintou’s programme will revolve around the story of Ogun, the Orisa God of war, but also, intriguingly of creativity, metal and wealth. This story, during the course of the project, will be transposed into a play to be presented as a performance piece.

Participants will also be exposed to stories from three sectors of our multi-faceted society – First Peoples, Africans and Indians. Additionally, there will be a focus on storytelling and resistance; the case of Anansi will be explored.

Keep checking this space for photos and updates as we explore ‘The Art and Practice of the Story’ with Eintou!

 


Contact Idakeda directly to book Interventions or Workshops for your organisation, school or community or to purchase our educational videos, books and DVDs. Your contributions go towards our community programmes, cultural events and the work of our NGO, ICAN – the Indigenous Creative Arts Network.

Thank you for your support and stay with us on our journey

June 20, 2018
Kahaanis and kathas... Storytelling with Masters Eintou Pearl Springer and Raviji

Kahaanis and kathas… Storytelling with Masters Eintou Pearl Springer and Raviji

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May 14, 2018

Eintou Springer’s ‘Survivor’ Approved For Use In Schools

May 4, 2018

Eintou Pearl Springer Recognised as a ‘Master’

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