RSSCategory: Entertainment

Bermuda Festival Starts Rush Ticket Policy

Bermuda Festival Starts Rush Ticket Policy

44th annual Bermuda Festival Executive Director T.J. Armand announced today [Jan 18] that the Festival will start a Rush Ticket policy, “which allows available discount tickets to be sold to the public one hour before each show at the box office.” The Festival will host a Rush Ticket Happy Hour before each show where the ticket buyers and... Read more of this article

Bermuda Inspired Focus For Restaurant Weeks

Bermuda Inspired Focus For Restaurant Weeks

The eighth year of Bermuda Restaurant Weeks has brought a record number of Bermuda-inspired menus to the centre of the table. Of the 49 participating restaurants in this year’s culinary promotion, 41 are offering Bermuda-inspired menus – the most ever. Since 2015, the Bermuda Tourism Authority has inspired restauranteurs to infuse local food culture... Read more of this article

Bermuda Fashion Festival To Start On July 7

Bermuda Fashion Festival To Start On July 7

The City of Hamilton announced that the 10th anniversary of the annual Bermuda Fashion Festival will take place July 7 – 14, 2019. Savvy Entertainment will produce and manage the event for the City. “The Festival will once again feature high energy and visually stunning runway shows, featuring both international and local designers, and the... Read more of this article

Where To Eat During Restaurant Weeks?

Where To Eat During Restaurant Weeks?

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] It’s Restaurant Weeks here in Bermuda and I couldn’t be more excited! Seriously RW is my favourite time of year because I can eat amazing meals in fabulous restaurants for cheap. Well, not cheap, but at a lower cost. It’s basically the perfect way to still eat out and stay on your budget this year because of course... Read more of this article

Restaurant Weeks To Get Underway on Jan 17

Restaurant Weeks To Get Underway on Jan 17

49 eateries are taking part in this year’s Restaurant Weeks — which is set to take place from January 17 to February 3 — with the restaurants offering two-course lunches at $22 and three-course dinners at fixed price tiers of $32, $42 and $52.The BTA said, “There are 49 participating restaurants and the full list is now available... Read more of this article

Generation Next Youth Movement: Kavon Busby

Generation Next Youth Movement: Kavon Busby

[Generation Next Youth Movement Series] It all started for Bermudian rap artist, Kavon Busby, known as Buzby, at Harrington Sound Primary School. He attended Clearwater Middle School and The Berkeley Institute for high school before beginning courses at the Bermuda College. His musical journey started in 2012 when a close friend inspired him to experiment... Read more of this article

City Seeks Public Input For Their Art Initiative

City Seeks Public Input For Their Art Initiative

The City of Hamilton said they will “continue to beautify areas of Hamilton with public outdoor art installations through 2019 with the introduction of a new public art initiative; Vivid.” “So far fifteen public art pieces have been installed throughout Hamilton over the last four years, all created by local artists and artisans.... Read more of this article

Can You Sing? If So, Audition For Bermuda Idol

Can You Sing? If So, Audition For Bermuda Idol

Are you a talented singer? If so, the auditions for the 2019 Bermuda Idol will be held on Saturday, February 2 from 12.00pm to 3:00pm at Hott 107.5 studios in the BIU Building at 49 Union Square Mall in Hamilton.The competition, which is hosted by Inter Island Communications, promises to give the island’s singers the opportunity to stretch their... Read more of this article

Author Bernette Forde Explores Writing Passion

Author Bernette Forde Explores Writing Passion

[Written by Patrick Bean] Her mind often appears to wonder in boundless abstraction, yet often with a grasping true to life feel of situation, scenario and circumstance. Combining the far flung futuristic with the achievable present to effect that challenges the mind to consider and ask: is it possible? Possible to what and whom? Such is left to the... Read more of this article

80th Ag Show To Be Held On April 11, 12 & 13

80th Ag Show To Be Held On April 11, 12 & 13

This year’s Ag Show is set to take place at the Botanical Gardens from April 11th to April 13th, and people are urged to start planning for the event now, with organisers noting that as this year marks the 80th anniversary of the event. Ag Show board member Jeff Sousa said, “As you know time flies when you’re having fun. The Ag Show will take... Read more of this article

Princess Doubled Spending On Local Ingredients

Princess Doubled Spending On Local Ingredients

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club doubled its annual spend on locally caught fish, Bermuda grown produce and other local ingredients in 2018. The hotel increased its overall spending on locally sourced ingredients by 108 per cent in 2018, more than doubling it – including a 188 per cent boost in spending on locally grown produce. Local farmers that... Read more of this article

“Soul Session Saturday” On February 16th

“Soul Session Saturday” On February 16th

A “Soul Session Saturday” will take place on February 16th at the Blue Waters Anglers Club, featuring Tino Sax and the D.I.A. Band. A spokesperson said, “Experience the music of Tino Sax and the D.I.A. Band as they deliver their signature blend of smooth jazz and neo-soul you’re sure to love. Influenced by music from the 80s, 90s... Read more of this article

Candace Furbert’s ‘Memoirs Of The Entertainer’

Candace Furbert’s ‘Memoirs Of The Entertainer’

[Written by Gina Davis] What are the odds of a young girl from Bermuda making it as a full time performing artist on London’s main stage, the “West End?” Candace Furbert is Bermuda’s dream girl. According to the plot of DreamGirls, there’s a story behind every dream. Candace’s passion for musical theatre was sparked after travelling with... Read more of this article