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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

Lana Young Cast In OWN Series “Love Is__”

Lana Young Cast In OWN Series “Love Is__”

[Updated] Bermudian actress Lana Young has landed yet another role, this time being cast in the Oprah Winfrey Network [OWN] series “Love Is__”, with the hour-long drama set to have a 10-episode first season. According to a report from Variety, ‘Love Is__’ added five more series regulars to its cast, one of which is Ms Young, who has... Read more of this article

Nicholas Christopher To Star In Hamilton Tour

Nicholas Christopher To Star In Hamilton Tour

Bermudian actor Nicholas Christopher continues his impressive career, with his next role to see him starring in the national tour of the hit musical Hamilton, playing the role of Aaron Burr. Christopher currently plays John in the Broadway revival of Miss Saigon and played George Washington in Hamilton on Broadway. The musical tells the story of Alexander... Read more of this article

‘Just For Laughs’ Comedy Show In January

‘Just For Laughs’ Comedy Show In January

The annual Just For Laughs comedy event is getting set to return to Bermuda for its 12th edition on Wednesday, January 10 at Earl Cameron Theatre, City Hall, and from January 11 to 13, at Mid-Ocean Amphitheatre, Fairmont Southampton Hotel. A spokesperson said, “Just For Laughs Bermuda returns in January 2018 with a stellar line-up of talent! The 12th... Read more of this article

Ravi Cannonier-Watson In ‘The Nutcracker’

Ravi Cannonier-Watson In ‘The Nutcracker’

BUEI Films and the Royal Opera House will be hosting a production of “The Nutcracker” on Sunday, December 17th, with the production set to feature Bermuda’s Ravi Cannonier-Watson. The event poster says, “In Peter Wright’s classic production for The Royal Ballet, the stage sparkles with theatrical magic — a Christmas tree grows before... Read more of this article

Candace Furbert Lands Part In Turner Musical

Candace Furbert Lands Part In Turner Musical

Bermuda’s Candace Furbert – a former winner of the Bermuda Teen Idol – is once again making her mark on the London stage in the West End production ‘Tina: The Tina Turner Musical.” The show’s website said Ms. Furbert will be a ‘swing’ in the show [i.e. an understudy for several parts.] The singer has had... Read more of this article

Actress Lana Young To Appear On Law & Order

Actress Lana Young To Appear On Law & Order

[Updated] Bermudian actress Lana Young is set to appear in an episode of the popular ‘Law & Order SVU’ television series this evening [Nov 29]. Ms. Young posted the graphic below on Facebook and said, “Thanks Kathy Olsen and the Encompass Arts team! It’s a wee role so don’t blink, but I’m thrilled to be a part of... Read more of this article

BMDS Puss in Boots Bollywood Style Pantomime

BMDS Puss in Boots Bollywood Style Pantomime

The Bermuda Musical & Dramatic Society [BMDS] Christmas pantomime production — Puss in Boots: Bollywood Style — is set to get underway next month at City Hall. “This is an original production by the creative team of Carol Birch and James Burn, who together have penned previous Bermuda Pantomimes such as Snow White and the Seven... Read more of this article