Home » Archives by category » Leisure (Page 11)

Bajans up for soca honours

Bajans up for soca honours

Barbadian soca artistes are continuing to make an impression across the world. In their most recent feat, they have secured 14 nominations in the International Soca Awards, which come off on December 28 in Trinidad and Tobago. Six artistes and two producers have been nominated across various categories for songs or rhythms released between May […]

The spirit of Christmas descended on the Villages at Coverley last Saturday night when the self-contained Christ Church residential and business community staged its annual Christmas in the Villages show for residents and the general public. The event, into its fourth year, featured a marketplace and a Christmas concert in the community centre. Parents got […]

On top of the world

On top of the world

Barbadian Andre DJ Puffy Parris went to the Redbull Thre3style competition in Chile for the experience. He came back the winner and is now considered the best deejay in the world. Tonight, he returned home to a hero’s welcome at the Grantley Adams International Airport. He was greeted by Minister of Tourism Richard Sealy and […]

Christmas at Mahalia’s Corner

Christmas at Mahalia’s Corner

They promised a spectacular show and indeed it was! The Christmas Special of Mahalia’s Corner which came off last Sunday night, was a fabulous experience. The sweet sounds of music filled the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre and the packed house got more than their monies worth. Featuring 2 Mile Hill, Ch’an, GP Horns and a […]

Good response to Barrow film

Good response to Barrow film

A docu-drama on National Hero, The Right Excellent Errol Barrow, has been creating quite a buzz since it premiered on November 26, quite fittingly, to coincide with the celebration of Barbados’ 50th anniversary of Independence. Described as one of the biggest movie premieres on the island since 1958, Barrow – Freedom Fighter, a Step-by-Step production […]

Amazing Piano skills on show at Triangle of Life Concert

Amazing Piano skills on show at Triangle of Life Concert

Barbadians and visitors will get a special treat for the season when 12 young stars perform the Triangle of Life Piano Concert at the Limegrove Lifestyle Centre, Holetown, St. James. The free concert will be held in the Limegrove courtyard next Monday, 19 December, and begins at 6 PM. A production of Pianoman Caribbean, the […]

Jones thankful for life

Jones thankful for life

George Jones has a new lease on life!  After successfully beating colon cancer and kidney failure, Jones, one of the original members of the band Square One, is back on track and living his life like it’s golden. Speaking to the media following a performance with Square One during the recent Barbados Is Music concert […]

Documentary tells Bolt’s life story

Documentary tells Bolt’s life story

Usain Bolt has inspired many people over the years. After competing in three Olympics and capturing a record haul of nine gold medals, the Jamaican sprint sensation will leave a legacy unmatched by any other athlete. Bolt’s journey to international fame as the world’s fastest human has been expertly packed into his first and, hopefully, […]

Technical difficulties Mar Hennessy Artistry

Technical difficulties Mar Hennessy Artistry

The perfect blend was not so perfect last night at the 2016 Hennessy Artistry show held at Kensington Oval. An unexpected ingredient – technical difficulties – affected the performance of the talented entertainers throughout the night. This resulted in delays from start to finish. At times performers had to appeal for more volume on their […]