Caribbean Tag

Port-of-Spain, Trinidad (July 1, 2013) – He made a vow to himself that there would be no failure- there would be no obstacle big enough to slow down his drive and he’s living that vow. Dale Ryan, the latest singer/songwriter out of Trinidad and Tobago to prove that he’s got an indelible passion to create and share his creations, is about to unleash something huge. In recent days, teaser promotions announcing the arrival of the “Early Bird Riddim” ahead of Barbados’ Crop Over carnival celebrations have been making the roundsRead More
London, UK. (July. 5, 2013) – For several years now New York’s underground have become increasingly familiar with the popular mixtapes of a rising sensation named Yung Image. Remixing popular tracks such as Laza Morgan’s – “One By One”, Lady Gaga’s, “Bad Romance” and Drake’s “Light it Up”. Born in the Caribbean island of Grenada, Yung Image (Brendon Baptiste) migrated to the United States to live with his mother and brothers. Through his love for music he found a common ground with his new environment. He quickly gravitated towards artistesRead More
href=”https://tropicalfete.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/Yung-Image1.jpg”> London, UK (July. 5, 2013) – For several years now New York’s underground have become increasingly familiar with the popular mixtapes of a rising sensation named Yung Image. Remixing popular tracks such as Laza Morgan’s – “One By One”, Lady Gaga’s, “Bad Romance” and Drake’s “Light it Up”. Born in the Caribbean island of Grenada, Yung Image (Brendon Baptiste) migrated to the United States to live with his mother and brothers. Through his love for music he found a common ground with his new environment. He quickly gravitated towardsRead More
Port of Spain, Trinidad (July 1, 2013) – He made a vow to himself that there would be no failure- there would be no obstacle big enough to slow down his drive and he’s living that vow. Dale Ryan, the latest singer/songwriter out of Trinidad and Tobago to prove that he’s got an indelible passion to create and share his creations, is about to unleash something huge. In recent days, teaser promotions announcing the arrival of the “Early Bird Riddim” ahead of Barbados’ Crop Over carnival celebrations have been makingRead More
(New York, NY) – Caribbean-American actress Rhona Fox received the Rising Sun Award at the Caribbean Heritage Salute to Hollywood & the Arts gala in Hollywood, California, on Friday, June 20, 2013. She was honored along with actor Reno Wilson (currently stars on Mike & Molly on CBS and of Antiguan heritage) and Paula Madison (a former vice-president of NBC Universal and part owner of WNBA Los Angeles Sparks team, and of Jamaican heritage).   The Caribbean Heritage Organization (CHO) has been hosting this awards ceremony since 2007 and selectedRead More
Tomorrow (Tuesday 4 June) students from a record eight tertiary institutions in the US and the Caribbean challenge each other as they present well-researched, practical and financially viable sustainable tourism projects. This “Forum for Rising Stars in Caribbean Tourism” takes place from 1:30 P.M. to4:00 P.M. at the New Yorker Hotel in Manhattan, as part of Caribbean Week in New York. However, if you can’t be at the New Yorker, you can follow these dynamic youth “live” online by clicking on the following link: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/caribbean-tourism-tv-programsRead More

Posted On March 26, 2013By altonIn News

Caribbean Comedy Play In Brooklyn

The comedic hit Caribbean play “Letter from Leonora” will be staged at the Brooklyn Music School Theater on Saturday, 13th April from 8pm. The play was written by the late accomplished Trinidadian Eric Roach and is being directed by Hemish Marlon Gervis of St. Lucia. It will feature an all-star cast of Caribbean actresses who will ignite its funny plot. Letter from Leonora is set in a village in the 1960’s. It is said to be one of the most humorous pieces ever written by Roach. The play has beenRead More
Imagine your sweetest dream, wrapped up in a favourite memory, covered in your most secret of decadent cravings, all put to music that just lifts you up and takes you far away to a place where your soul can get lost in perfectly honeyed harmonies. Precision Productions invites each and every one of you to this state of bliss with their brand new “Paradise Riddim”. These zouk-infused harmony laced tracks, titillate as they soothe; while also showcasing an artistic cast, whose sole purpose is to get you in the groove.Read More
Film Lovers & Caribbean Enthusiasts! caribFILM, a division of caribBEING, a boutique non-profit based in Flatbush whose mission is to “build community through the lens of Caribbean cinema and art,” presents the 3rd Annual Flatbush Film Festival: West Indian Edition. caribBEING presents 11 classic & contemporary films in 7 nights with 4 US Premieres including Ring di Alarm! (Jamaica), No Soca, No Life (Trinidad & Tobago), Cabbie Chronicles(Jamaica) and an encore presentation of the popular, I’m Santana, The Movie (Trinidad & Tobago) throughout 3 cinemas from October 25th through NovemberRead More