Oh what a night!
For more than four hours, hundreds of Barbadians were cemented to their seats and held spellbound by the riveting threatrical presentation From Bussa to Barrow and Beyond staged at the grounds of the historic Golden Grove Plantation last evening.
The Sonia Williams directed presentation celebrated both the bicentennial of the Bussa Rebellion and the 50th Anniversary of Barbados Independence.
Through exciting dance, song and the spoken word, the cast which included Captain John Walcott, Philip Eno, Levi King, Kim Weekes, Carolyn Brathwaite, Jamal Weekes and Jack Lewis, Dy Brown and others, helped the audience to relive the experience of slavery, the struggle for liberation and the journey to build a modern Barbados.
(more to follow)