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Bermuda Festival Appoints Cindy Campbell

Bermuda Festival Appoints Cindy Campbell

The Bermuda Festival of the Performing Arts has appointed Cindy Campbell as its Executive Director, effective January 1. A spokesperson said, “Mrs. Campbell succeeds David Skinner, Chairman of the Festival, who has been acting as interim Executive Director since April 2019. “Mrs. Campbell is a highly effective leader with significant experience... Read more of this article

Salayah Stange Wins Heather Nova Competition

Salayah Stange Wins Heather Nova Competition

Salayah Stange is this year’s winner of the Bermuda Festival Heather Nova Singer/Song Writer competition, with the young singer set to receive a cash prize,  perform at the Bermuda Festival events, and professionally record one of her songs. Ms. Nova said, “I am thrilled to announce that this year’s winner of the annual Heather Nova... Read more of this article

Heather Nova Singer/Songwriter Competition

Heather Nova Singer/Songwriter Competition

The Bermuda Festival’s Heather Nova Singer/Songwriter Competition is expanding this year, and is open all male and female local entrants under the age of 30. The winner will be mentored by Ms. Nova and will have the opportunity to open for one of the Bermuda Festival events. In addition, the winner will receive $500 and studio time at Just Platinum... Read more of this article

Bermuda Festival To Offer Senior Discounts

Bermuda Festival To Offer Senior Discounts

The 45th annual Bermuda Festival of the Performing Arts is updating its pricing scheme to tier the price of seats by their views of the stage. Premium seats will cost the full price, while other seats will cost less. Additionally, seniors [aged 65 and older] and students will enjoy discounted ticket prices on most shows. Unlike previous years, where... Read more of this article

Bermuda Festival Tickets On Sale From Nov 8

Bermuda Festival Tickets On Sale From Nov 8

The Bermuda Festival of the Performing Arts is promising “an exciting and diverse lineup of Bermudian and international artists” for its 2020 season, with tickets going on sale beginning tomorrow [Nov 8]. A spokesperson said, “In its 45th year, the theme of the 2020 Bermuda Festival is ‘Come Together,’ which Bermuda Festival... Read more of this article

2020 Bermuda Festival Theme ‘Come Together’

2020 Bermuda Festival Theme ‘Come Together’

The Bermuda Festival of the Performing Arts will see its 45th iteration take place from January 17 to March 14, 2020 under a theme of ‘Come Together.’ Festival Chairman David Skinner said, “We wanted a theme that would reflect unity and collaboration. In an increasingly polarized world, we recognize the power of the performing arts in... Read more of this article

Director T.J. Armand To Leave Bermuda Festival

Director T.J. Armand To Leave Bermuda Festival

The Bermuda Festival of the Performing Arts announced today [April 8] that Executive Director T.J. Armand will leave his role with the organisation following the conclusion of the 2019 Festival. “Mr. Armand has served in the position for the past year and has cited the need to tend to his recording projects, along with the development of his long-awaited... Read more of this article

Broadway’s Next Hit Musical On March 1 & 2

Broadway’s Next Hit Musical On March 1 & 2

[Written by Vejay Steede] Improv is the type of entertainment that can be downright irresistible if it’s done right. Sharp, quick, and full of wit, top shelf improvisational comedy is always impressive. The next event featured on the 2019 Bermuda Festival calendar is the improv sensation ‘Broadway’s Next Hit Musical’; a show that has garnered... Read more of this article

Review: Chaka Khan Lights Up Bermuda Festival

Review: Chaka Khan Lights Up Bermuda Festival

[Written by Vejay Steede] First thing’s first; Chaka Khan is a Goddess. She is a criminally underrated vocalist whose voice can deliver primal screams with the same unflinching mastery as it delivers melodic lullaby hums. She is, in a word, magnificent. Now don’t get me wrong; those of us who know her power certainly consider Chaka a legend. The... Read more of this article

Veteran Musicians Open For Mary Bridget Davies

Veteran Musicians Open For Mary Bridget Davies

The Bermuda Festival has announced that “the Festival is looking forward to a special tribute to Janis Joplin and the music of the 60s, costumes and all, this weekend.” Mr. Armand said, “I am happy to announce that 4Time, a band comprised of Bermudian musicians Robert “Sai” Emery, Jeffrey Marshall, Ben Payne, and David Skinner will... Read more of this article

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

Chaka Khan Looking Forward To Performing

Chaka Khan Looking Forward To Performing

Ten-time Grammy Award-winning singer Chaka Khan said she is “really looking forward” to performing at the Bermuda Festival next month. The super star singer tweeted the photo below today from her verified Twitter account, saying, “Hello Bermuda! I am really looking forward to performing at the 44th Annual Bermuda Festival on February... Read more of this article

Bermuda Festival Stage Competition Finalists

Bermuda Festival Stage Competition Finalists

The 44th annual Bermuda Festival has announced the contestants who will take part in the second annual On Stage Competition, which is set for February 6. Executive Director T.J. Armand said, “Once again, we were blown away by the many talents of Bermudian youth and it was a difficult decision-making process to determine the finalists. I would like... Read more of this article