Exciting changes for NIFCA 2018

Look out for some exciting changes during the 2018 National Independence Festival of Creative Arts (NIFCA). Two nights of Dance and two nights of Theatre are in the line-up for the 2018 finals to c...

September 16, 2018
Barbados News

First ON STAGE dubbed a success

It was standing room only in the house at ON STAGE, the inaugural Staged Reading Series held last Sunday, September 9 at 11:00 a.m. at the historic Daphne Joseph Hackett Theatre.  The series...

September 13, 2018

FTC addressing Kadooment band complaints

The Fair Trading Commission (FTC) has released a statement in regards to complaints made by persons about the sale of costumes for 2018 Grand Kadooment jump.   A total of s...

August 10, 2018
Crop Over

Bandleaders hit hard by financial woes

Crop Over 2018 was a rough year for some bandleaders with rising costs of production causing them much grief to stage Monday's Grand Kadooment jump.  Veteran bandleader, Betty West was able to...

August 09, 2018
Crop Over

Mr. Blood is the new Calypso King!

When all ten competitors in the Courtesy/Mount Gay Pic-o-de-Crop Finals wrapped up their performances, it could have been anyone's crown.  Patrons at Kensington Oval waited patiently...

August 04, 2018
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Smokey Burke out of Pic-o-de Crop Finals

Health issues have taken veteran calypsonian Smokey Burke out of the 2018 Pic-o-de Crop Finals competition. This was confirmed by the National Cultural Foundation (NCF) this evening in an official ...

August 02, 2018
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Two kings reign in Junior Calypso Monarch

In the wee hours of the morning on Sunday, July 22 two new Monarchs were crowned at the Scotiabank Junior Calypso Monarch Final in association with IGM Stage Lighting.    The two Kin...

July 23, 2018
Crop Over

Foreday Morning numbers dip significantly

There will be 10 bands less than Crop Over 2017 hitting the road for Foreday Morning this year. The National Cultural Foundation (NCF), which organizes the event indicated that last year there...

July 20, 2018
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