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Love Is Love Raises $2,200 For OUTBermuda

Love Is Love Raises $2,200 For OUTBermuda

Love is Love BDA’s brunch event at Bolero Brasserie raised $2,200 for OUTBermuda’s 2024 education bursary. A spokesperson said, “On Sunday, June 2nd, 2024 Love is Love BDA hosted their second brunch event at Bolero Brasserie. Thanks to raffle sales and donations the event raised $1700 and a further $500 was raised from twenty percent of... Read more of this article

Photos: NMB Launches Azorean Art Exhibit

Photos: NMB Launches Azorean Art Exhibit

The National Museum of Bermuda launched a new exhibition, “Alternative Voices: A Perspective on Contemporary Art from the Azores,” featuring works by Azorean artists and celebrating the 175th anniversary of Portuguese immigration to Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “On the evening of Thursday, June 6, 2024, a new temporary exhibition... Read more of this article

Menuhin Foundation Holds Annual Concert

Menuhin Foundation Holds Annual Concert

The Menuhin Foundation held its annual concert on June 9th at the Ruth Seaton James Centre, featuring over 130 primary school students from 22 Bermuda schools and various orchestras. A spokesperson said, “The Menuhin Foundation [Registered Charity #118] held its annual student concert on 9th June at the Ruth Seaton James Centre for Performing... Read more of this article

Minister Darrell Attends NMB’s Exhibition

Minister Darrell Attends NMB’s Exhibition

Minister of Tourism, Culture, and Sport Owen Darrell attended the National Museum of Bermuda’s Alternative Voices Exhibition. Minister Darrell said, “I am delighted to be here this evening to celebrate a commemorative exhibition as part of celebrations of the 175th anniversary of the arrival of the first Portuguese immigrants. I congratulate... Read more of this article

Flag Invasion To Kick Off Carnival Weekend

Flag Invasion To Kick Off Carnival Weekend

The Flag Invasion event will be held on Friday, June 14th, at Fort St. Catherine. A spokesperson said, “This Friday, June 14th, fifteen renowned entertainers will take to the stage for what promises to be an incredible evening to remember. Taking place at the historic Fort St. Catherine in St. George’s, seven time ‘Best of Bermuda’ award... Read more of this article

BUEI To Feature Frogfish At Kids Hour Event

BUEI To Feature Frogfish At Kids Hour Event

The mystifying Frog Fish will be the focus for The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute’s [BUEI] ‘Kids Hour Saturdays’ on June 15th. A spokesperson said, “Kids Hours Saturdays’ [KHS] takes place every third Saturday of the month at 11am and 2pm respectively. Each hour features the screening of short films followed by a book reading... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Touch-A-Truck Fundraiser Event

Photos & Video: Touch-A-Truck Fundraiser Event

MAMA, in partnership with SCARS and the Family Centre, hosted their annual Touch-a-Truck fundraiser at Bernard’s Park on Sunday, June 9. Children enjoyed exploring vehicles brought by some of island’s emergency and public services and local companies. Related Stories Touch-A-Truck Fundraiser Set For June 9 Photos, Video,... Read more of this article

Noire Theatre To Host Youth Programme

Noire Theatre To Host Youth Programme

The Noire Youth Theatre Company will host a programme for youth titled ‘What’s My World’ at the Bermuda Union of Teachers [BUT] on Church Street from July 1 to August 23. The programme will focus on storytelling, improvisation, directing, video production, hair and make-up, and more. Teaching the various aspects of theatre will be Patricia... Read more of this article

Photos: Department Hosts Cultural AGM

Photos: Department Hosts Cultural AGM

The Department of Culture welcomed around 85 attendees to its Cultural Annual General Meeting on June 2nd. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Culture was pleased to welcome members of the public to its Cultural Annual General Meeting held on Sunday, June 2nd at the Leopard’s Club, Hamilton. “This year, the AGM is devoted... Read more of this article

Destra Garcia Talks About Music, Bermuda, More

Destra Garcia Talks About Music, Bermuda, More

Trinidadian soca superstar Destra Garcia, known for her electrifying performances and boundary-pushing music, spoke to us exclusively about her love for soca, her diverse heritage, and her return to Bermuda for “Soca in the City”, happening on Saturday, June 15. A Special Connection With Bermuda Destra’s connection with Bermuda is not... Read more of this article

Smith Records Music Video In Sargasso Sea

Smith Records Music Video In Sargasso Sea

British band Bastille’s frontman Dan Smith has recorded a live performance of an unreleased song called Blue Sky & The Painter from onboard a Greenpeace ship in the Sargasso Sea. A spokesperson said, “The internationally-renowned singer, who wrote hits such as Pompeii and Happier, and recently worked with Hans Zimmer on the Planet Earth III... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Bassett Family Art Exhibition

Photos & Video: Bassett Family Art Exhibition

The Legacy Tapestry Roots art exhibition recently opened at the City Hall Onion Gallery, which showcased works from the Bassett family artists, A spokesperson previously said, “A unique Art Exhibition is to be held at the City Hall Onion Gallery sponsored by the Bermuda Society of Arts – titled Legacy Tapestry Roots featuring four professional... Read more of this article

Shiona Turini Earns Diamond Influence Award

Shiona Turini Earns Diamond Influence Award

Bermudian Shiona Turini – who has worked as a fashion stylist for numerous major stars including Beyonce — received the Diamonds Do Good’s ‘Diamond Influence Award’ at an award ceremony in Las Vegas. The organization noted that the “Diamond Influence Award reflects both the prestige and enduring impact of diamonds in pop culture,... Read more of this article

Dwayne Bravo & Aunt Angie Launch Anthem

Dwayne Bravo & Aunt Angie Launch Anthem

Former cricketer Dwayne Bravo and CG’s Aunt Angie have teamed up to release “West Indies Deyah,” a new anthem celebrating West Indies cricket for the ICC T20 World Cup 2024. A spokesperson said, “Former cricketer Dwayne Bravo, also known as DJ Bravo, and CG’s Aunt Angie have teamed up to launch a new track titled “West Indies... Read more of this article

‘The Botanist’ Cafe In Botanical Gardens

‘The Botanist’ Cafe In Botanical Gardens

A new café and garden lounge, The Botanist, has been launched in Bermuda’s Botanical Gardens A spokesperson said, “Founded by three food and drink lovers—Stuart, Henric, and Pete—The Botanist offers a unique fusion of fresh food, great drinks and art in Bermuda’s Botanical Gardens. Come for the food, stay for the drinks and uncover... Read more of this article

Crystal Holdipp Releases First Gospel Song

Crystal Holdipp Releases First Gospel Song

When Bermudian gospel singer Crystal Holdipp first recorded her song, Moving Forward, with noted pianist John Woolridge, she admits she lacked the confidence to release it. Thirteen years later, Ms Holdipp believes she is finally ready to share her song, which she hopes will “encourage and inspire” people to keep moving forward “regardless of... Read more of this article