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Stories by Stephanie Lyew/ Gleaner Writer

Published:Monday | June 11, 2018 | 12:00 AMStephanie Lyew/ Gleaner Writer

Over the past year, there has been enormous growth in interest in local talent for the international film industry - as directors of short movies and TV series and casting companies have sought out both seasoned and fresh talent from the island....

Published:Monday | June 4, 2018 | 12:00 AMStephanie Lyew/ Gleaner Writer

"As a firefighter, the people know you always have to out fires, but sometimes you just have to bun a fire, too," said Professor Carolyn Cooper, MC for the open-mic sessions at the 2018 Calabash International Literary Festival in Treasure Beach, St...

Published:Saturday | May 12, 2018 | 12:00 AMStephanie Lyew/ Gleaner Writer

Three years ago, popular producer Dre Day created a dancehall beat that he envisioned recording a collaborative single on, but it was not until earlier this year that he had the opportunity to release it.The producer created the demo in studio with...

Published:Friday | April 13, 2018 | 12:00 AMStephanie Lyew/ Gleaner Writer

Despite the recently concluded Carnival season being well supported across the respective bands, the organisers are already mulling executing an even more impressive product next year.Organisers have expressed that although the season has ended, the...

Published:Monday | February 26, 2018 | 12:00 AMStephanie Lyew/ Gleaner Writer

The occasional shivers may move downwards your spine during a tour of the ruins that once was the childhood home of influential reggae/rocksteady artiste, Dennis Emmanuel Brown- also proclaimed the Crown Prince of Reggae.Fragments of wooden floors...

Published:Thursday | February 22, 2018 | 12:00 AMStephanie Lyew/ Gleaner Writer

As the dancehall-soca song by Trevor Off Key and Allison Hinds says, 'it's never too late for carnival', and Downtown Carnival promoter, O'Neil Smith, trusts that having a positive outlook will bring forth a road march in the heart of Kingston on...

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