Police have charged popular dancehall artiste Oneil Bryan, 36, better known as ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œElephant ManÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â, with sexually assaulting a 31-year-old woman last month.
Police said that Bryan was detained on Jan. 30 and questioned in the presence of his attorney. Police allege that the entertainer sexually assaulted the 31-year-old woman at his Corporate Area home earlier last month and that a report was made to the Centre for the Investigation of Sexual Offences and Child Abuse (CISOCA).
Grammy Award nominee and jazz great, the scintillating Monty Alexander, is set to take one of New York's premier jazz venues by storm later this month as he marks the 50th year of his musical career with a multiple genre celebration.
The Jamaican-born Commander of Distinction will marry his Caribbean musical roots with his American jazz influence and expertise as he plays the renowned Blue Note Jazz Club for two weeks - from February 20th to March 4th.
The South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center (SMDCAC) presents Evidence, A Dance Company on Saturday, February 18 at 8pm. The Center is located at 10950 SW 211 Street in Cutler Bay, FL.
Tickets are $25, $15, $10 ($5 tickets CultureShockmiami.com for ages 13-22). $5 off orchestra level seats for students seniors and active military service members. For ticket information call 786-573-5300 or visit: www.smdcac.org.
ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œFifty Years A Wi Kulcha (Pantomime to Ring Ding)ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â will be the theme of the fifth annual Louise Bennett-Coverly Reading Festival to be presented this month by The Jamaican Folk Revue and the Friends of South Regional-Broward College Library in South Florida.
The event, which will feature special guest Marjorie Whylie, musical director of the National Dance Theatre Company, will be held Feb. 11 at the library, 7300 Pines Blvd. in Pembroke Pines.