U.S. Virgin Islands Division of Festivals launches ‘virtual’ carnival

In response to the postponement of Carnival Virgin Islands on St. Thomas due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Tourism's...

COVID-19 forces St. Kitts to cancel 2020 Music Festival

The St. Kitts Music Festival, which was slated for June 24-28 has been cancelled. Minister of Tourism Lindsay Grant said the “growing pandemic of the...

Building disaster resilience in the Caribbean’s culture sector

The significance of culture in the lives of communities and individuals serves as an anchor for identity and belonging. In times of climate disasters...

COVID-19 pandemic forces cancellation of Barbados Gospelfest 2020

The following statement was issued by Adrian Agard, Executive Producer, on the postponement of Barbados Gospel Fest 2020. Consistent with Stage 1 of the plan...

CaribbeanTales and Director Frances-Anne Solomon announce development of Denham Jolly’s Memoir In The Black

Toronto-based CaribbeanTales Media Group has announced that it has begun work on a feature film based on the award-winning memoir In the Black by...

Barbados crowns new Miss Universe after Shanel Ifill relinquishes title

Barbados has crowned a new Miss Universe to complete the next seven months of the reign, in accordance with the guidelines set out by...

Canadian Director Frances-Anne Solomon’s HERO takes top honours at L.A’s Pan African Film Festival

Following a sold-out Opening Night of the 28th Pan African Film and Arts Festival, (PAFF) with more than 1000 patrons at the Director’s Guild...

Comedian Onicia Muller celebrates 3 years of ‘Just Being Funny’

Award-winning Caribbean comedian, Onicia Muller, celebrates the third anniversary of her weekly humor column, 'Just Being Funny' this month. 'Just Being Funny' (JBF), which is...

Rihanna pleads for equality at NAACP Image Awards

Rihanna was the recipient of the NAACP President’s Award. The honor is bestowed on an entertainer whose commitment to philanthropy is unparalleled. Rihanna, whose chosen...

Women sweep Trinidad carnival’s Calypso Monarch prizes

Terri Lyons, who sang on the decision of Britain’s Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan Markle, to leave the Royal Family, has copped the...