Gandolph St. Clair dies at age 66

Saint Lucian poet, playwright, actor, director and singer, Gandolph St. Clair, died Sunday after a bout with illness, a family member has confirmed.

St Lucia Times was informed that St. Clair passed away at 9:50 am.

He is reported to have collapsed at his home on Monday of last week and was rushed to hospital via ambulance but his condition worsened.

Gandolph St. Clair was a former Director of Carnival and the author of several poems, plays and short stories.

Among the many accolades he received during his lifetime was the award of the Saint Lucia Medal of Merit Gold for his long and dedicated contribution to culture and the arts.





  1. Gratitude
    February 11, 2018 at 8:03 pm

    Sad news may his soul rest in peace….never forgotten talent co-ordinator.

    1. The Righteousness of God in Christ.
      February 12, 2018 at 6:46 am

      New Testament Verse of the Day:
      “Keep watch and pray, so that you will not give in to temptation. For the spirit is willing, but the body is weak.”

      –Mark 14:38

  2. Foxy
    February 11, 2018 at 8:17 pm

    Oh oh sad to here Of the passing Of a great friend he was a member Of the Frank Norvile and the Lucian’s great singer .the manmay LA Kay folk band extended our heartfelt condolences to his family may he rest in peace.

  3. Nigel G
    February 11, 2018 at 8:21 pm


  4. Sam Charlemagne
    February 11, 2018 at 8:34 pm

    Wow! That took me by surprise. We go way back as entertainers. RIP Gandolph.

  5. Karaoke bubby
    February 11, 2018 at 9:49 pm

    My bro thanks for singing karaoke every Friday at the Whitehouse u will be surely miss my friend my bro my bubby rest in peace until we meet again

  6. Gerry
    February 12, 2018 at 11:44 am

    RIP my brother . You did your part in support of our culture and was passionate about our heritage especially our French connections. The revelers from Martinique and Guadeloupe will surely miss you.

    Farewell, Farewell

  7. A Non Moustique
    February 12, 2018 at 1:50 pm

    RIP Abby

  8. alex
    February 16, 2018 at 9:55 am

    R I P Abby, Condolences to the family.