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Stories by Kimberly Small/Gleaner Writer

Published:Wednesday | August 8, 2018 | 12:00 AMKimberly Small/Gleaner Writer

This year's Grand Gala's overarching theme was One Love, One Family, and attracted approximately 30,000 attendees.The packed stadium was focused on the midfield filled with performances as they outlined the development of Jamaica - from the...

Published:Saturday | August 4, 2018 | 12:00 AMKimberly Small/Gleaner Writer

The late, great Lousie Bennett-Coverley championed the use of Patois as an apt, funny vehicle for storytelling. Today it's an art form Dr Amina Blackwood-Meeks continues to employ.Dr Blackwood-Meeks recently co-hosted the Seville Emancipation Jubilee...

Published:Friday | July 13, 2018 | 12:00 AMKimberly Small/Gleaner Writer

When Sanchez's name is on the bill, promoters can expect that both men and women will come out in droves to listen to the smooth, expert crooning of the musical genius.Recently, after his second appearance under the Appleton Signature Nights banner...

Published:Friday | July 6, 2018 | 12:00 AMKimberly Small/Gleaner Writer

Toni Morgan Haye initially planned to write and direct a futuristic, sci-fi series. Last year, she became the first Jamaican director to debut on Amazon Prime, one of the world's largest broadcast networks. That pilot for a 10-episode-long...

Published:Wednesday | June 27, 2018 | 12:00 AMKimberly Small/Gleaner Writer

To commemorate their 10th anniversary as a saxophone quartet, the SIGMA Project, accompanied by violinist Cecilia Bercovich, on Monday filled the UWI Chapel with melodies and harmonies, making the famous church feel more like the even more famous...

Published:Monday | May 14, 2018 | 12:00 AMKimberly Small/Gleaner Writer

"GATFFEST is the biggest community film festival in the region." This according to State Minister in the Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport Alando Terrelonge, who delivered the keynote address at the launch of this year's...

Published:Monday | April 30, 2018 | 12:11 AMKimberly Small/Gleaner Writer

Performing for the Jamaican public for the first time, social-media personality-turned-stand-up comedian Majah Hype did not disappoint. Last Friday night at the Karl Hendrickson Auditorium in St Andrew, the expert 'accent impersonator' performed at...

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