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Preliminary Judging of Calypso Tents for the 2019 Carnival Season continues.  The cast of Graduates Calypso Tent was held last night, Tuesday June 11th. It follows the judging of the New York-based Dynamites Calypso Tent on the weekend. Preliminary judging will continue tonight, Wednesday June 12th, with the cast of the Upstage Xperience, followed by… Continue Reading →


The Second Annual Calypso Wake to be hosted by the Graduates Calypso Tent takes place tonight at the Russell’s Auditorium. Leader of the Tent, Kingsley “Hero” Roberts said NBC News, the Calypso Wake is a concert through which they celebrate the lives and legacy of past Vincentian entertainers. He says local artistes will entertain patrons… Continue Reading →


Twenty-three Calypsonians from the Graduates Calypso Tent will face the judges tonight in the Preliminary Judging. The Calypsonians are seeking a place in the Semi Finals of the Calypso Monarch Competition, slated for Friday June 29th at Carnival City, Victoria Park. The cast comprises Sulle; Hero; Chewalee; Homie; Tajoe; Johnny Rebel; Patience; Sonny Banks; Live… Continue Reading →


Layou resident, Joanna “Nubian Princess” Christopher of the Upstage Xperience Calypso Tent is the 2018 Queen of Calypso, after defeating 14 Finalists to take the top spot in Saturday night’s Finals, staged at the Russell’s Auditorium. Miss Christopher took the title with her rendition of Everything Gone Up, while Veteran Shaunelle Mckenzie, also of Upstage,… Continue Reading →