Arts & Entertainment

Nobel Laureate Festival To Launch Wednesday

Press Release:- The Nobel Laureate Festival Committee (NLFC) will, this week, host the official launch of the 27th anniversary of activities honouring Saint Lucia’s two Nobel Laureates—Sir Arthur Lewis, and Sir Derek Walcott. Saint Lucia began officially celebrating the achievements of...

T&T To Implement Glass Bottle Ban For Carnival

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad(CMC) – The Trinidad Ministry of National Security says that it will be implementing a ban on glass bottles during the upcoming Carnival season. During a recent meeting, officials from the Ministry said talks surrounding the proposed...

PM Welcomes Magic Johnson To Saint Lucia

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet Friday welcomed retired  American professional basketball player Magic Johnson to Saint Lucia. "Welcome to Saint Lucia Magic Johnson. We hope that you enjoy the wonders of our Island paradise," Chastanet posted on his official Facebook page. The...

Cultural Explosion Awaits Persons Who Attend Assou Square

Press Release:-  As preparations continue for the successful hosting of Assou Square 2020, all is in place for the cultural showpiece. The event this year is supported by PCD Distribution, Busta Chill and telecommunications giant FLOW and is being hosted by...

PM, Opposition Leader Congratulate Kersandra Edwards

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet and opposition leader, Philip J. Pierre have both congratulated Saint Lucia's Kersandra Edwards on winning the Haynes Smith Miss Caribbean Talented Teen 2019 pageant. The 2nd runner up was Miss USVI, while St. Maarten took the...

Miss Jamaica Is Miss World 2019

BBC News:- Toni-Ann Singh has won the 69th Miss World beauty pageant. It's the first time in history that black women hold the titles for Miss USA, Miss Teen USA, Miss America, Miss Universe and Miss World. The 23-year-old student was born...

4th Annual Officers’ Ball & Fashion Event – A Massive Success

Press Release:- Over five hundred attendees were present and dressed to the nines for the runway gala fundraiser on Saturday 7th December for the 4th Annual Officers’ Ball and Fashion Event 2019. “The Make it Happen Foundation” partnered with “Saint...

Artist Eats $120,000 Banana Artwork

BBC:- An artwork of an overripe banana duct-taped to a wall that sold for $120,000 (£91,000) has been eaten by a separate performance artist. The artwork, titled Comedian, by Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan, was on display at the international gallery Perrotin...

Pakistan Cricketer Remorseful After Appearing In Destra Video

Trinidad Newsday:- Pakistani-American cricketer Ali Khan is asking his fans on social media to “move on” from an issue over his being a part of soca singer Destra Garcia’s Me Gusta video. The video is trending on social media and has...

Show The World 2020 Cancelled

Press Release:- Castries, Saint Lucia, November 25th, 2019 - The Organizers of “Show the World” regret to announce that the concert previously scheduled for end of November/early December 2020 featuring Boo Hinkson and Friends has been cancelled due to the...

Musician Could Face Legal Action Over Racism Claim

CNN:-  Qantas has vowed to help a member of its cabin staff take legal action against musician Willl.i.am if the Black Eyed Peas front man does not retract his claim that he was a victim of racial discrimination. The rapper...

Full House For Staged Reading Of The Zookeeper

by John Robert Lee 758 Books, Gable woods Mall, was the venue last night, for a staged reading of The Zookeeper, directed by McDonald Dixon, and featuring Christopher Duncan and David McLennon. A full house was in attendance at this venue...

Saveion collaborates with government & international artistes ‘music and you’ capacity building workshop

Castries, November 15, 2019 - It’s been an exciting year for young Saint Lucian artist Saveion who recently got his big international break. He is now set to release his first single a collaboration with renowned Jamaican artists Serani and Nicky...

Caribbean Secondary Schools’ Drama Festival Ends

Press Release:- The 2019 Caribbean Secondary Schools’ Drama Festival ended last Saturday with showers of praise for nearly 90 of the region’s aspiring thespians. But not without sound advice to the participants to ensure that they continue developing their craft...

Schools’ Drama Festival Off To Colourful Start

Press Release:- The eleventh edition of the Caribbean Secondary Schools’ Drama Festival got off to a colourful start on Sunday afternoon with a parade of participating students from Guyana, Antigua & Barbuda, Trinidad & Tobago and host country Saint...

PM Hails Saint Lucia Win At Miss OECS Pageant

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet  has congratulated Saint Lucia's Earlyca Frederick on winning the Miss OECS 2019 Pageant. The event was held in Dominica on Friday. "Our youth keep showing the world how amazingly talented Saint Lucians are. Congratulations to Ms. Earlyca...

Saint Lucia Prepares To Host Drama Festival

Press Release:- The Ministry of Education, Innovation, Gender Relations and Sustainable Development is getting set to host the Caribbean Secondary Schools Festival. The Caribbean Secondary Schools Drama Festival is the first and only Performing Arts exchange programme for secondary schools in...

Chef Shorne Offers A Taste Of Saint Lucia On US TV

Saint Lucian Chef, Shorne Benjamin, used the opportunity of his appearance on the United States television station, WGN,  last week to promote this country. According to a post on the official Facebook page of the office of Saint Lucia’s Prime...

PM Wishes Citizens A Safe Jounen Kweyol

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet kicked off Jounen Kweyol with staff of his office Friday. "Great starting off Jounen Kweyol weekend with the amazing staff of the Office of the Prime Minister," Chastanet wrote on his official Facebook page. "We ate, danced,...

French Embassy Celebrates Kwéyol Month

Press Release:- As part of the festivities of Kwéyol month, the Embassy of France hosted the Pom 'Kanel dance troupe for a folk and traditional dance show on Friday, 18th October 2019. This day allows the French Embassy in Saint Lucia...

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