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Posted On March 11, 2014By Romola LucasIn Blog, CaFA News

Metanoia Event Pics

[Show slideshow] We attended the art exhibition, Metanoia: Practices of Exhaustion, hosted by ARC Magazine, featuring the work of performance and new media Caribbean artists.  Not only did we enjoy great art, but Justen, who is also our photographer, got some great shots. Check them out here. Bless!Read More

Posted On March 10, 2014By Romola LucasIn CaFA News, Events

Derek Walcott’s Pantomime in Brooklyn

The Caribbean Cultural Theatre, an organization based in Brooklyn, which presents works by Caribbean, Caribbean based and/or influenced artists, presents “Pantomime,” a play written by Derek Walcott, St. Lucia’s Nobel-Prize winning poet. Event Details: Featuring: Iyaba Ibo Mandingo & Nathan Oesterle Dates and Times: Fri., Mar 21; 28 @ 7:30 pm; Sat., Mar 22; 29 @ 3:30* & 8:00 pm; and Sun., Mar 23; 30 @ 6:30 pm. Location: Actors Fund Actors Center, 160 Schermerhorn Street (bet Hoyt & Smith Sts), Brooklyn, NY 11201 Admission:  Gen. Adm: $25.00, Student/Seniors*: $15.00.  Tickets can be purchased HERE. Additional Information: info@caribbeantheatre.org / 718-783-8345 / 718-270-62180 ____________________________________  About Pantomime:  The Play embraces several issues of racial and cultural equality,Read More

Posted On March 7, 2014By Romola LucasIn Art in NY, Blog, CaFA News, Events

Caribbean Art in NY – ARC

For those of us living in New York, comes a welcome and exciting treat – two days of Caribbean centered art, brought to us courtesy of the folks at ARC Magazine – “Metanoia: Practices of Exhaustion.”  The event comes in two parts – first, the Artists’ Talk at Volta NY, in the City, then the Art Exhibition at Grace Exhibition Space in Brooklyn.  This two-day event was made possible through a programming partnership between ARC Magazine and VOLTA NY. Metanoia: Practices of Exhaustion, will showcase how artists are reconsidering and re-evaluating evolvingRead More

Posted On March 6, 2014By Romola LucasIn Blog, CaFA News, Crowdfunding

Kickstarter Project: All Roads Lead

A new Kickstarter project, launched this week by Wayne Benjamin (Jamaica), looks to raise $7,000 by April 19, for the production of a TV series, based on the life of Juhst Enoch, a Hawaiian based Rastafarian and reggae artist and tells the story of how his faith and the choices he has made because of it, has impacted his life. We first learned of Juhst Enoch, when Wayne traveled to Hawaii to shoot a music video for Enoch’s song “New Life,” off of his debut album, 7th Seal. Through theRead More