NEWS

CELEBRITY AND CULTURAL AMBASSADORS TO PROMOTE CARIFESTA XIII

The public will get a chance to meet and discuss aspects of CARIFESTA XIII with a number of well known celebrity singers and performers who have been selected as Ambassadors for CARIFESTA on Thursday 15th June from 3 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. in the Food Court of Cave Shepherd on Broad Street.
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CARIFESTA ’81 Oral History Project

Add your voice to Barbados' cultural history, by sharing your memories with the NCF’s CARIFESTA '81 Oral History Project team from June 1st to July 31st, 2017. For more information, please contact the NCF's Research Officer, Michelle Springer by telephone at 417-6628 or via email at michelle-springer@ncf.bb.
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REGIONAL MUSICIANS TO SHOWCASE FOR INTERNATIONAL BUYERS

Musicians from around the region will have the unique opportunity to display their talent for International buyers and promoters when the CARIFESTA XIII Music Showcase comes off at the Grand Market and Buyers Shopping Mall at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre (LESC) from August 19th to
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CARIFESTA TOWN HALL MEETINGS HELD

Members of the CARIFESTA XIII committee have been holding a series of Town Hall Meetings with local artists, artistes, performers and craft persons to inform and bring them up to speed with plans for CARIFESTA XIII to be held in Barbados from August 17 to 27, 2017.
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CARIFESTA VENUES BEING PREPARED

At least six schools will be among the venues for CARIFESTA XIII that will be getting a facelift for the Festival this year. Members of the Festival Committee including Minister of Culture, Sports and Youth - Hon. Stephen Lashley recently took a tour of the various venues and
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DATE FOR SUBMISSION EXTENDED TO 12 MAY, 2017

The date for submissions for the CARIFESTA XIII Symposium has been extended to 12 May, 2017. Presentations at the Symposium may be via a wide range of media as well as formats, including print, visual, sonic, film, as well as combinations thereof. Hence, the Symposium welcomes participation via conference papers, dance performances, film screenings, masquerade, theatre performance, visual art, poster presentations et al.
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CARIFESTA XIII Symposium

The University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus, in partnership with the Host Country Management Committee for CARIFESTA XIII, invites participation in the CARIFESTA XIII Symposium entitled ...
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CARIFESTA XIII LOGO READY FOR USE

Local registered artistes desirous of producing indigenous items for the Festival can now do so, free of charge, if they apply to the CARIFESTA Secretariat via the application form ...
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