I News

March 28, 2011

Idakeda in the News Eintou Springers play Kambule reviewed in latest Caribbean Beat magazine

In 2004 the Eintou Springer play then spelled Canboulay transformed the reenactment of how ordinary saved the Trinidad and Tobago Carnival from colonial repressive efforts
March 2, 2011

Idakeda in the News Trinidad Guardian reviews Emancipation Moments

Emancipation Moments is the latest UWI Open Campus literary offering featuring plays of female regional playwrights including Eintou Springer Two of Springers plays Kambule and Freedom Morning Come are featured in the publication
February 14, 2011

Eintou Springers Kambule not on Piccadilly Greens in 2011

In response to numerous local and international enquiries we would like to let the national community know that the Eintou Springer play Kambule will not be presented as part of the National Carnival Commissions NCC offerings for Carnival this year
February 7, 2011

Idakeda participates in launch of regional collection of plays Emancipation Moments

Emancipation Moments the latest collection of plays by the UWI Open Campus will be launched at 630pm on Monday February 21st at NALIS in Port of Spain The launch of the anthology compiled and edited by Mr Rawle Gibbons will feature live performances from the Eintou Pearl Springer plays in the collection Noted playwright and director Lester Efebo Wilkinson will deliver the keynote address
January 24, 2011

Idakeda in the News Dance and Peformance Institute collaboration

Idakedas collaboration with Makeda Thomas Dance and Performance Institute was recently mentioned in the news
January 17, 2011

Idakeda team works with young people again in Ai Bonjay programme

The Idakeda youth empowerment programme Ai Bonjay Popolito the Giant come out to Play resumes again this term with students in the Port of Spain areaThe highly successful project piloted in 2009 and supported by the Ministry of Education is based on the original stories of Eintou Pearl Springer
January 10, 2011

Movement and Dance enhance the Idakeda Intervention Technique

Gender appropriate Movement and Dance will now enhance Idakedas cultural interventions with young people businesses and communities Idakeda director Dara Healy recently completed the UWI Certificate in Dance and Dance Education with a focus on local and folk movement forms
December 17, 2010

Morvant Anglican Primary excels in performance of Anansi and the Poinsetta Tree

Anansi and the Poinsetta Tree an original story by Eintou Springer turned into a one act play was presented by the Morvant Anglican Primary School on Friday December 10th10 at the National Academy for the Performing Arts NAPA
December 13, 2010

Idakeda and Bank Employees Credit Union collaborate on successful new Business and Financial Management programme for young people

Cut Yuh Style to Suit Yuh Cloth is the latest Idakeda programme using Indigenous Culture and Traditional Carnival Characters to impart messages to young people The Financial Management and Savings programme commissioned and sponsored by the Bank Employees Credit Union was recently introduced to young people in schools along the EastWest corridor to rave reviews by teachers and students alike