'Macbeth' shows Sunday at Cineplex
Jamaica Gleaner

Verdi's Macbeth is directed by Shakespearean director Adrian Noble.Macbeth was the first Shakespeare play adapted by adroit Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi for the operatic stage. Verdi composed Macbeth, his 10th opera...

Bieber 'Sorry' after accident
Jamaica Gleaner

The photographer hit by Justin Bieber's car thinks the singer is a "good kid".The Sorry hitmaker accidentally struck Maurice Lamont with his huge pick-up truck as he left The City Church service in Beverly Hills on...

Sand, spirit and song at Gosplash 5
Jamaica Gleaner

With prayers that the skies remain clear, this fifth instalment of Credit Unions Gosplash will take place on Tuesday, August 1 on Sugarman's Beach, Hellshire, Portmore, St Catherine.Along with the prayers come a promise...

Commerce, culture, history at Black River Day
Jamaica Gleaner

From 9 a.m. today to 2 a.m. tomorrow, the coastal town where electricity and the automobile were first introduced to Jamaica, will host its fifth annual Black River Day.Put on by the Black River Chapter of the St...

Nothing funny in 'bad wud' - Blakka Ellis avoids childhood trauma in comedy
Jamaica Gleaner

While there are comedians who will gleefully let a Jamaican curse word - or two, or more - rip during a performance, Owen 'Blakka' Ellis is not one of them. And that was his stance even before his public statement of...

For the Reckord | Ugandan teaches dances with stories
Jamaica Gleaner

Dance educator and critic Alfdaniels Mabingo didn't originally desire a dance career. "I wanted to be a Catholic priest," he confessed to me after a class at the School of Dance, Edna Manley College of the Visual and...

Spice featured on Vogue website; styled 'Fashion-Forward Queen of Dancehall'
Jamaica Gleaner

Grace Hamilton, more popularly known as Spice, has maintained prowess in the dancehall scene since her arrival. Now, the daring deejay's explosive energy has caught the attention of the world's leading authority on all...

Pan groups and Festival Commission bicker over money, stage
Antigua Observer

The Chairman of the Festivals Commission, Maurice Merchant has promised the Pan Association that today it will get money owed for last year’s carnival. The Captain of Gemonites Steel Orchestra, Jowato Henry says...

Bongani Festival and Emancipation Walk August 1
Nation News

THE PAN-AFRICAN Coalition of Organizations, in association with the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Youth, will host the Bongani Festival in commemoration of Emancipation Day. The event, which takes...

Strictly 2K takes on New York
Jamaica Star

Following the successful second staging of Strictly 2K: Best of the 2000s, the promoters, ZJ Chrome and Jamrock Entertainment Management (JEM), have decided to bring the event to the Jamaican diaspora, beginning with the...

Top 10 vie for Digicel Rising Stars fame
Jamaica Star

With four contestants eliminated in the first two weeks of the show, the line-up for Digicel Rising Stars has now been whittled down to 10.Fighting hard to stay in the hearts of the voting viewers, the top 10 finalists...

Stephen Marley joins Capleton for legendary show
Jamaica Star

Coming off a high from his recent Reggae Sumfest performance, eight-time Grammy Award winner Stephen Marley is eagerly anticipating joining Capleton and a host of legends at this year's staging of A St Mary Mi Come From...

Singing Sweet targeted by scammers
Jamaica Star

United States-based label Doc Music Group (DM G), the parent company of Sweet Music, has been forced to go on the attack against persons posing as booking agents, who are trying to rob potential promoters who are trying...

Tommy Lee Sparta defends Alkaline
Jamaica Star

Says artistes are unfairly targetedDancehall artiste Tommy Lee Sparta believes artistes are unfairly targeted by the police. According to the deejay, he is often treated like a criminal even though he has had no previous...

Wind in their sails
Royal Gazette

During the Americas Cup, Jamir Hatherley fell in love with sailing. The ten-year-old tried the sport for the first time in the ACs Endeavour programme. It left me wanting more, she said. So last week, Jamir joined the...

Food for thought
Royal Gazette

Arlene Andrews-MacGuinness is accustomed to working with parents of picky eaters. At her practice, Anew Advanced Nutrition, Exercise and Wellness she helps clients across their lifespan, from paediatrics to sports...

Marsalis helps make magic
Jamaica Observer

THIS evening, children from Downtown Kingston Music Theatre (DKMT) Summer Camp will be staging a musical production — Fiddler on the Roof — at the Alpha Institute located on South Camp Road. Show time is 4:00 pm.

Sagicor to treat 'Dream' patrons
Jamaica Observer

AS the official banking partner of Dream Weekend, Sagicor Bank is gearing up for their first year being involved in the five-day music festival scheduled for Negril from Friday, July 28, to Tuesday, August 1.

Vin Morgan gives thanks
Jamaica Observer

AFTER 50 years in the industry, veteran producer/musician Vincent Morgan has released his debut album called Vin Morgan Meet Lone Ark: Give Thanks.Released on June 6, the 12-track set comprises six vocals and six...

Byron Lee: musical pioneer
Jamaica Observer

This is the 45th in our daily entertainment series highlighting 55 Jamaicans who broke down barriers and helped put the country on the world stage. Each day, one personality will be featured, culminating Independence Day,...

Reggae Boyz want to make history – Lawrence
Antigua Observer

After striking for one of the most important goals in Jamaican soccer history, Kemar Lawrence was in no mood to celebrate.

Juniors hunt national chess title
Trinidad Guardian

Will TT's next national chess champion be one of the country's talented young players? The question becomes inevitable when we consider that five of this year's eleven finalists are juniors, all of whom have emerged among...

Justin Bieber cancels final leg of world tour - Fans question his real 'Purpose'
Jamaica Gleaner

With barely a week's notice before the July 29 tour date, fans worldwide have taken to social media, thanking the 2017 ASCAP Song of the Year winner, Justin Bieber, for a "good run" and for "giving them purpose".Now, 18...

Romain Virgo for Independence 'Standing Ovation'
Jamaica Gleaner

Reggae artiste Romain Virgo will be among the headline acts for the Jamaica 55 Independence Festival Village opening show, Standing Ovation, on Saturday.Singer Karen Smith, One Third, Fab 5, the Philharmonic Orchestra of...

A stellar performance for NDTC 55th
Jamaica Gleaner

National Dance Theatre Company (NDTC) at 55 was on full display as it celebrated its 55th anniversary season of dance over the weekend.Against the background of a well designed backdrop, costumes, props and set, the...

Differing comedy styles in 'Frenemy', 'Heist'
Jamaica Gleaner

Audiences of two comedies playing this weekend, Frenemy (Jamaican Shopping Club Theatre, Cargill Avenue), and Heist (Philip Sherlock Centre for the Creative Arts, Mona), should find lots of opportunity to laugh, for both...

RECENT COMMENTS
George Nooks begs fans to stand by him
johnson cooper: Confront your cheating spouse with evidence, i was able to spy on my cheating ex phone without finding out.....it really helped me during my divorce ...you can contact (HACKINTECHNOLOGY@GMAIL.COM)...

Banks cut car loan rates as market expands
rodney: DO YOU NEED AN URGENT LOAN, A LOAN TO START UP A NEW LINE OF BUSINESS OR TO PAY OFF DEBT CONTACT US NOW. I am Mr. Rodney Scheuer Loans Service Lender, we are legit, registered and guaranteed loan...

The ambience of the Agricola Arch needs to be landscaped
nelly: Hello Everybody, My name is Mrs.Irene Query. I live in Philippines and i am a happy woman today? and i told my self that any lender or organization that rescue my family from our poor situation, i...

Christopher Martin's Big Deal debuts on Billboard
MrHAMDN Alhousani: Do you need Personal Loan? Business Cash Loan? Unsecured Loan Fast and Simple Loan? Quick Application Process? Approvals within 24-72 Hours? No Hidden Fees Loan? Funding in less than 1 Week? Get...

Ouija: Origin of Evil | Séance scam gone wrong
johnson cooper: Confront your cheating spouse with evidence, i was able to spy on my cheating ex phone without finding out.....it really helped me during my divorce ...you can contact (HACKINTECHNOLOGY@GMAIL.COM)...

The Bahamas loses again in beach volleyball, but girls make quarters
nathan: LOAN OFFER APPLY NOW. I am a Reputable, Legitimate and an accredited money Lender. I loan money out to individuals in need of financial assistance. Do you have a bad credit or you are in need of...

Smith to remain in police custody
Ibrahim: Good day, Are you in need of urgent loan…Do you want to clear your debt, expansion of business,r personal loan” you can contact us for your fast and reliable loan at a low interest rate of 2%,...

Flow cautions customers against Wangiri scam
bella: I noticed there are lots of Hackers who claim to be good at what they do, i tried a couple and i found out it was all junks until my russian friend introduced me to the dbrainchild. This guy is...

LOCAL WEATHER FORECAST Thursday July 20, 2017
Tamara Barrow: this is real take it serious, who will believe that a herb can cure ten years HIV in my body, i never believe that this will work i have spend a lot when getting drugs from the hospital to keep me...

Bermuda strengthens aircraft financing laws
Jennifer: I am very happy to share this great news about a great and powerful man DR Alabi who get me cured from HIV. I am Taylor from USA. I suffering from this disease for 5 years. I could not find a cure...

RECENT COMMENTS
George Nooks begs fans to stand by him
johnson cooper: Confront your cheating spouse with evidence, i was able to spy on my cheating ex phone without finding out.....it really helped me during my divorce ...you can contact (HACKINTECHNOLOGY@GMAIL.COM)...

Banks cut car loan rates as market expands
rodney: DO YOU NEED AN URGENT LOAN, A LOAN TO START UP A NEW LINE OF BUSINESS OR TO PAY OFF DEBT CONTACT US NOW. I am Mr. Rodney Scheuer Loans Service Lender, we are legit, registered and guaranteed loan...

The ambience of the Agricola Arch needs to be landscaped
nelly: Hello Everybody, My name is Mrs.Irene Query. I live in Philippines and i am a happy woman today? and i told my self that any lender or organization that rescue my family from our poor situation, i...

Christopher Martin's Big Deal debuts on Billboard
MrHAMDN Alhousani: Do you need Personal Loan? Business Cash Loan? Unsecured Loan Fast and Simple Loan? Quick Application Process? Approvals within 24-72 Hours? No Hidden Fees Loan? Funding in less than 1 Week? Get...

Ouija: Origin of Evil | Séance scam gone wrong
johnson cooper: Confront your cheating spouse with evidence, i was able to spy on my cheating ex phone without finding out.....it really helped me during my divorce ...you can contact (HACKINTECHNOLOGY@GMAIL.COM)...

The Bahamas loses again in beach volleyball, but girls make quarters
nathan: LOAN OFFER APPLY NOW. I am a Reputable, Legitimate and an accredited money Lender. I loan money out to individuals in need of financial assistance. Do you have a bad credit or you are in need of...

Smith to remain in police custody
Ibrahim: Good day, Are you in need of urgent loan…Do you want to clear your debt, expansion of business,r personal loan” you can contact us for your fast and reliable loan at a low interest rate of 2%,...

Flow cautions customers against Wangiri scam
bella: I noticed there are lots of Hackers who claim to be good at what they do, i tried a couple and i found out it was all junks until my russian friend introduced me to the dbrainchild. This guy is...

LOCAL WEATHER FORECAST Thursday July 20, 2017
Tamara Barrow: this is real take it serious, who will believe that a herb can cure ten years HIV in my body, i never believe that this will work i have spend a lot when getting drugs from the hospital to keep me...

Bermuda strengthens aircraft financing laws
Jennifer: I am very happy to share this great news about a great and powerful man DR Alabi who get me cured from HIV. I am Taylor from USA. I suffering from this disease for 5 years. I could not find a cure...