The St. Lucia government has warned promoters that it will be putting in place stringent measures to ensure that visiting artistes conform to the laws of the country. The announcement followed a no-show by Jamaican artiste Mavado for the third consecutive occasion, as well as non-appearances by Jamaican performers.
Scores of patrons were left frustrated last month after several foreign artistes, including Gyptian of Jamaica and Peter Ram of Barbados, failed to show up for a show that would have featured the best of local reggae talent.
(MIAMI, March 8, 2012) ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â‚¬Å“ South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center (SMDCAC) presents The Radio Show by acclaimed contemporary dance choreographer Kyle Abraham and performed by his company Abraham.In.Motion. The Bessie Award-winning production will show on Saturday, March 31 at 8pm at SMDCAC, 10950 SW 211 Street, Cutler Bay.
NEW YORK (March 16, 2012) - The explosive dance group, Vissi Dance Theater, returns to the Jamaica Performing Arts Center (JPAC) in southeast Queens tomorrow evening Saturday, March 17.
Under the direction of experienced Jamaican dancer and choreographer, Courtney Ffrench, the multicultural group, dazzles to Jamaican ska, Afro-beat and hip hop among other rhythms.
Musical geniuses gathered Monday night to raise funds for one of the most celebrated jazz artists in the world ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â‚¬Å“ Melton Mustafa. At a jazz soiree at CrescendoÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s Jazz and Blues Lounge in Miami, lovers of the saxophone, piano and drums, pledged financial support for medical treatment needed by the legendary jazz musician.
ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œAnyone in the jazz arena knows and respects Melton Mustafa,ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â said Miami-Dade Commissioner Barbara Jordan, who, along with Alonzo and Tracy mourning, was a part of the host committee. ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œHe has given so much to the music industry and has devoted much of his time to educate young people about jazz.ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â