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G&S Society To Present ‘Annie’ From Oct 4 To 13

G&S Society To Present ‘Annie’ From Oct 4 To 13

Under the distinguished patronage of Governor John Rankin, the Gilbert & Sullivan Society of Bermuda will present Annie from October 4 – 13th. A spokesperson said, “We have an amazing cast featuring many of Bermuda’s most well-known stage performers, including Paige Hallett, Che Barker, Philip Barnett and Will Kempe. We also have two incredibly... Read more of this article

‘Annie’ Set To Be Staged Starting On October 4

‘Annie’ Set To Be Staged Starting On October 4

Tickets for Annie, which is set to be staged at the Earl Cameron Theatre at City Hall starting on October 4, are now on sale. A spokesperson said, “Set in 1930s New York during The Great Depression, brave young Annie is forced to live a life of misery at Miss Hannigan’s orphanage. Her luck soon changes when she’s chosen to spend a fairytale... Read more of this article

Video: King On ‘Saving’ Actress In Bermuda

Video: King On ‘Saving’ Actress In Bermuda

Appearing on the ABC television programme Good Morning America, actress Regina King recounted the time a few years ago she ‘saved’ her fellow actress Gabrielle Union from drowning in Bermuda, while the pair were out snorkeling and encountered a jellyfish. During a broadcast last week, Good Morning America showed the Gabrielle Union tweet... Read more of this article

Video: Candace Furbert Performs In London

Video: Candace Furbert Performs In London

Bermuda’s Candace Furbert — a former winner of Bermuda Teen Idol — sang at London’s Union Theatre this past Sunday [April 29], performing the song “I Don’t Want to Perform Anymore” from the musical ‘Grace Notes’. The video’s description says, “A song from the musical ‘Grace Notes’ [with music by Christopher J Orton... Read more of this article

BNT To Host Live History Performances

BNT To Host Live History Performances

The Bermuda National Trust said they are thrilled to welcome back Canadian theatre group Live History for a series of interactive performances and school workshops. Live History, led by actor Jasmine Bowen and producer Joshua Kitz, visited Bermuda last year and staged a series of interactive performances at the National Trust’s Verdmont Museum. Now... Read more of this article

G&S Theatre Arts Scholarship Application Open

G&S Theatre Arts Scholarship Application Open

Each year, the G&S Theatre Arts Scholarship awards a scholarship to individuals who qualify for post-secondary education and desire to pursue an education or a career in the performing arts, with applications currently being accepted in the categories of theatre arts and voice. A spokesperson said, “The G&S Theatre Arts Scholarship Programme... Read more of this article

Actress Lana Young To Appear On ‘The Resident’

Actress Lana Young To Appear On ‘The Resident’

Get ready to tune into the Fox television station this evening [March 26], as Bermudian actress Lana Young is set to appear in an episode of ‘The Resident’ television series as Dr. Mary Osder.The actress has already appeared in a myriad of shows and films including the Vampire Diaries, The Inspectors, Kevin Can Wait, Jessica Jones, Blindspot,... Read more of this article

AAC Saatchi & Saatchi Seeking Local Talent

AAC Saatchi & Saatchi Seeking Local Talent

Advertising agency AAC Saatchi & Saatchi is looking for engaging, fun and wholesome individuals to feature in a series of online educational videos for a local company. “We are keen on tapping Bermuda’s pool of brilliant actors to help bring our concept to life,” said Rhona Emmerson, AAC’s President and Creative Director. Visit here for... Read more of this article

Column: Review Of ‘The Mountaintop’ Play

Column: Review Of ‘The Mountaintop’ Play

[Opinion column written by Glenn Fubler] The play ‘The Mountaintop’, written by Katori Hall was staged at City Hall this past weekend as a part of the Bermuda Festival. Directed by Shirley Jo Finney, this L.A. – based production effected a unique presentation using minimal stage setting. Spoiler Alert: This is a fictionalized story of the... Read more of this article

Hasty Pudding Theatricals Coming To Bermuda

Hasty Pudding Theatricals Coming To Bermuda

Harvard’s Hasty Pudding Theatricals Samantha Meade is returning to Bermuda for their 53rd year to perform at City Hall on March 14th, 15th, and 16th at 8PM. A spokesperson said, “The Hasty Pudding Theatricals is the third oldest theatre organization in the nation. Each year we put on a student-written drag burlesque musical that tours in Boston,... Read more of this article

Review: ‘Bermuda’s Got Talent, That’s A Fact’

Review: ‘Bermuda’s Got Talent, That’s A Fact’

[Written by Vejay Steede] Bermuda’s got talent. That’s a fact. We don’t always nurture our talent as holistically as it deserves to be nurtured, but we have an abundance of raw talent here. When that talent is paired with self-belief, drive, and the will to make a mark by any means necessary, well, Bermudians go to Hollywood. I was recently blessed... Read more of this article

Gilbert & Sullivan To Hold Auditions For ‘Annie’

Gilbert & Sullivan To Hold Auditions For ‘Annie’

The Gilbert & Sullivan Society of Bermuda will be hosting auditions from Friday, June 1 to Sunday, June 3 for its upcoming production for 2018 “Annie”. A spokesperson said, “The Gilbert & Sullivan Society of Bermuda is proud to announce that its production for 2018 will be “Annie”. The Society’s last production of “Annie” was... Read more of this article

Lana Young On Set For Oprah Network Series

Lana Young On Set For Oprah Network Series

Bermudian actress Lana Young is now on set for the “Love Is__” series, which will be shown on the Oprah Winfrey Network, and is based on the true story of the husband and wife team Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil, telling their story of navigating the landscape of Black Hollywood. “I’ve dreamed of working with the Akils,” said Oprah Winfrey.... Read more of this article