Organization of Calypso Performing Artists Presents: Calypsoca The Evolution in Toronto!

Toronto, ON Canada - The Organization of Calypso Performing Artists (OCPA) puts the genres Calypso and Soca front and centre on Sunday July 29th, 2018 as they present Calypsoca Extravaganza 2018 - The Evolution.

ocpa flyerProduced in time for Toronto’s Carnival season that many refer to as CARIBANA™, the event features a performance from the 2018 Calypso King of Trinidad and Tobago, and second runner-up Mr. Helon Francis, as well as performances from reigning Calypso Monarch of Canada, Connector, and Rondel Donawa.  Making the evening additionally exceptional will be a full performance from Macomere FiFi, the most winning female Calypsonian in Canadian history.  Her catalog is widely known making her one of the most in-demand artists by fans.

Regarding the show, OCPA President Macomere FiFi recently spoke to media, including The Caribbean Camera who is a sponsor of the show, saying “this show really brings together Calypso and Soca.  One speaks to the politics of the day, and the other speaks to the ‘jump up’ factor in our culture.  We are lucky to have some of the best artists in each genre join us for a memorable night in Toronto!”

ocpaIn addition to the above-named artists will be appearances by Canadian Calypso Monarchs  Guney Cedeno and Structure.  Miguel Maestre and Naki complete the cast.  Artists will be backed by Ossie Gurley and The Truth, and the show will be hosted by The Crooner.

Doors open at 5pm and showtime is 6pm.  Venue location is Sts. Peter and Paul Banquet Hall – 231 Milner Avenue (Scarborough).  Tickets are available at ticketgateway.com and select ticket outlets in the GTA (Greater Toronto Area).

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