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A review by Shivanee Ramlochan

Rapso collective 3canal—Wendell Manwarren, Roger Roberts, and Stanton Kewley—have claimed the self-devouring snake as a central jewel in the glittering diadem of their 2017 show: Blue Forever, Forever Blue, which opened at Queen's Hall on February 21. It has been 20 years since Blue, 3canal's 1997 J'...

Thursday, February 23, 2017

It is more difficult to defend a title than to win one, and that’s why reigning National Calypso Monarch Devon Seale is exclusively focusing all his attention on retaining the title on Sunday night when the final is contested at Dimanche Gras, at the Queen’s Park Savannah, Port-of-Spain.

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Carnival lovers give it their all, whether designing a costume, preparing a calypso for the big yard or fine-tuning an arrangement for the Panorama finals.

Thursday, February 23, 2017

It’s mid-morning Wednesday and this interview is clearly not going to happen. Desmond “Mappo” Richardson is probably capable of hearty, colourful conversation, but not today in the Desperadoes panyard four days before Panorama semifinals.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

T&T Guardian’s Entertainment Ed­itor Peter Ray Blood has covered T&T Carnival for the past 37 years. He has also covered 25 editions of Barbados’ Crop Over Festival, as well as carnivals in New York, Miami, To­ronto, Jamaica and Grenada.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Hyatt Regency Trinidad in a release said it is welcoming all fete-lovers to its seventh annual luxury Lime fete, to take place this Wednesday (February 22) at the hotel from 4 pm to 1 am.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

On Monday, February 13, someone light-heartedly asked, “Were there any murders last night?” It was the day after the almost 17-hour Panorama semi-finals competition at the Queen’s Park Savannah, and a reference to the assertion that violent crime drops during Carnival activities.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

 Copyright is a legal conceit de­signed to manage the exploita­tion of intellectual property.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

If you walk into a party and you see people dancing but you hear no music, don’t worry, they have not all gone insane. The music is very much alive in the headsets you see them wearing.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Social commentary carried off the top prizes in this year’s TSTT Employee Calypso Competition, held recently at the Nelson Exchange Carpark, while fun-filled melodies describing the company’s race to outpace its competitors added to the evening’s excitement.

Monday, February 20, 2017

The worst advice I ever received was to get a government job. And it came from my mother.

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