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Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

There were a number of cathartic moments in the production Ruined.Playwright Lynn Nottage's story of the devastating effect of the civil war in The Democratic Republic of Congo on the country's women was not lost...

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Western Bureau: Despite being somewhat peeved by the closing slot he was given, the fireman Capleton nonetheless left patrons at Saturday night's Western Consciousness 2012 in a musical tizzy as he blazed lyrically with an impressive hit-filled set at Paradise Park...

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Last week Sophia Brown's album Catch Me If You Can broke into the top 100 on iTunes making her the first female reggae artiste this year to do so. This week, the sexy...

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

International reggae artiste Mystic Bowie is getting a lot of buzz from his latest project a three-track EP titled Sweet Jamaica.The EP which was produced and released by Mystic Bowie on his...

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

The annual Bacchanal Road March, still managed to deliver an exciting entertainment package yesterday despite the constant rain. The day was overcast from as early as 8 a.m., but by 10:30 a.m., the revellers and carnival trucks were ready to take over the streets...

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Bacchanal J'ouvert got off to a slow start.At about 10:45 p.m., the venue was practically empty.

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Former Mexican Ambassador to Jamaica, now New Zealand, Leonora Rueda, visited the island last week to see some very close friends and end her vacation in the region before heading back to the land of the kiwis on Saturday...

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

At an entertaining literary festival hosted by the University of Technology on Thursday, two of Jamaica's most celebrated cultural icons, The Honourable Louise Bennett-Coverley and Ranny Williams, were honoured for their...

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Last week, Easter Monday, the Christian community celebrated the resurrection of Jesus Christ, his literal rising from the dead.

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

The legacy of Morgan Heritage continues.Jemere, son of Gramps Morgan has now branched out into the music business like many of his relatives before him.

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

OSAKA, Japan:At the Gracias store in Itami Airport, Osaka, Japan, near midday on Wednesday (pre-midnight on Tuesday, Jamaica time) Elephant Man gives Willie Bounce instructions from a CD player.

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Over the years, Absolute Entertainment's Luau party series has always proven to be a 'Wow!' event, so it came as no surprise that Easter Sunday's Luau - The Rebirth - in St Ann was a smash.

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

All eyes should be on the scenic Paradise Park, located on the outskirts of Savanna-la-Mar, Westmoreland, tonight when reggae crooner Beres Hammond headlines the 2012 staging of the star-studded Western Consciousness.

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

The Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts' School of Drama yesterday opened the doors of the Dennis Scott Studio Theatre to welcome audiences to a display of drama, courtesy of the college's talented student theatre artists.

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Cultural Entertainment and Affairs Chairperson (CEAC) at the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona, Ruel Reid, is aiming to host an event geared at honouring persons who have contributed to Jamaican culture. The event will be called Melting Pot, and Dr Donna Hope, Dr Carolyn Cooper, and Minister Damian Crawford are among those expected to receive honours.

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

It's a global fashion parade, and we have some of the latest trends...

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Bacchanal Jamaica is gearing up to host this year's Bacchanal J'ouvert, dubbed Alien Invasion, Paint, Paint and More Paint. The always highly anticipated event will be held tonight and promises to deliver non-stop partying until morning....

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Brand-name performers such as Trinidad's Soca Monarch 2010 winner JW & Blaze and current dancehall heavyweight Konshens are warming to bring fire to the stage when Kirov Water Party heads to the New Kingston Golf...

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Masaya 'Masa' Hayashi is on his fourth location for Drum&Bass Record Shop in Osaka, Japan, a few blocks' walk into the quieter side of the buzzing...

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

The deep musical heritage of Clarendon came into sharp focus with the staging of Temperature's Entertainment Limited's, Clarendon Music Awards and Stage Show (CMA), on the grounds of the May Pen Courthouse, on Sunday.The...

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Who's behind the dummy?1.They say it's a case of barefacedness as the one now doling out advice...

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Rain or shine Jamaicans have fun all the time...

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

The Sistren Theatre Collective of Jamaica has received an important international award for its enduring work in theatre for social and political change over 34 years.The Otto René Castillo Award places Sistren among some of the most revered names...

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Throughout the day, joy and laughter filled the air as children enjoyed themselves at the Grace Super Funday held at the Police Officers' Club.Kites were soaring through the air, balls were bouncing about and a cart filled...

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 1969 | 7:00 PM

Every Easter morning for 31 years, the National Dance Theatre Company's (NDTC) dancers, singers and orchestra, in collaboration with the Little Theatre Movement, have been giving tremendous pleasure to large audiences...

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