Tag Archives: Festival

Primary Schools Performing Arts Festival Officially Opens

A brief opening ceremony was held at the Kingstown Preparatory School this morning, to mark the start of the 2015 Primary Schools Performing Arts Festival, PRISPAFF Delivering remarks at the event, Drama Development Officer in the Department of Culture, Martin Quashie, urged parents to take a larger role in nurturing the talent of their children…. Continue Reading →

Schools Across St.Vincent Will A Stage Garifuna Folk Festival

Primary and secondary School students from across the country will have an opportunity to be more enlightened about local culture with the staging of the Schools’ Garifuna Folk Festival in March this year. The festival will be held on Thursday March 12th at the Victoria Park, under the theme: ‘Children of Chatoyer, Fruits of Our… Continue Reading →

The Coperate Sector Should Be More Involved In The Nine Mornings Festival

Minister of Tourism, Sports and Culture Cecil McKie has called for greater involvement from the Corporate Sector in the staging of the National Christmas and Nine Mornings Festival. Minister McKie was speaking at the 16th Annual Prize Giving Ceremony for the Festival on Saturday at the Memorial Hall. He said while there has been increased… Continue Reading →

Secondary School’s Drama Festival Climaxes

The Girls High School and the Thomas Saunders Secondary School will perform at the Memorial Hall this afternoon, in the final of the 2014 edition of the Facey Trading Secondary Schools Drama Festival. Drama Development Officer in the Ministry of Culture, Martin Quashie says eleven schools participated in the competition, which featured productions of a… Continue Reading →

Big Things Expected From The Secondary School’s Drama Festival

The Facey Trading Secondary Schools Drama Festival continued today with peformances from the St. Martins Secondary School and the St. Joseph’s Convent. Drama Development Officer in the Ministry of Culture, Martin Quashie tells NBC News that this year there are eleven schools participating in the competition. He said since the festival kicked off last week… Continue Reading →