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Review: The Cross At Earl Cameron Theatre

Review: The Cross At Earl Cameron Theatre

[Written by Dale Butler] City Hall & Arts Center, located on Church Street in the City of Hamilton, became an arena of live activity on Saturday, April 16, 2022, with vendors on Nellie’s Walk, the Fresh Air Films in the car park featuring Encanto and Spider-Man, and the Bermuda premiere of a theatrical work ‘The Cross – The Untold... Read more of this article

BMDS Offer Additional Performance Of ‘Shorts’

BMDS Offer Additional Performance Of ‘Shorts’

The Bermuda Musical and Dramatic Society Stage Show will have an additional performance on Wednesday, April 6th at 8 pm at the Daylesford Theatre in Hamilton. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Musical and Dramatic Society and the production team of Shorts: An Evening of Short Comedies About Death, Armageddon, Time Travel, Ocean Exploration, Arch... Read more of this article

BMDS: Opening Night Of “Shorts” Show Tonight

BMDS: Opening Night Of “Shorts” Show Tonight

The Bermuda Musical and Dramatic Society [BMDS] announced that tonight [March 31] will be opening night for the first full-length stage production since February of 2020. A spokesperson said, “Shorts: An Evening of Short Comedies About Death, Armageddon, Time Travel, Ocean Exploration, Arch Rivalries and Vehicular Arson is a series of six comedies... Read more of this article

Comedy ‘Shorts’ To Be Staged At Daylesford

Comedy ‘Shorts’ To Be Staged At Daylesford

A collection of short comedies written by a local playwright will be on show at the Daylesford Theatre over the coming weeks. The production entitled Shorts, penned by Owain Johnston will tackle dark and dramatic themes such as “death, Armageddon, time travel, ocean exploration, arch rivalries” and even “vehicular arson”. It will run from March... Read more of this article

Lena Headey To Move Behind The Camera

Lena Headey To Move Behind The Camera

Bermudian-born actress Lena Headey is to make her directorial debut with a psychological thriller. Best known for her role as Cersei Lannister on the HBO fantasy series Game of Thrones, Headey’s film is an adaptation of SJL Holliday’s hit novel Violet. Headey, the daughter of John Headey, an island policeman, and his wife Susan, was born in 1973... Read more of this article

Mary Prince Play In UK Nominated For Awards

Mary Prince Play In UK Nominated For Awards

Sold — a play showing in England based on the life of Bermudian Mary Prince — has been nominated for two awards; the OffWestEnd Award Nomination: Lead Performance In A Play and OffWestEnd Award Nomination: Supporting Performance In A Play. The Park Theatre website said, “When one woman tells of her extraordinary journey to overcome the... Read more of this article

Roderick Ferguson’s ‘Man Overboard’ Show

Roderick Ferguson’s ‘Man Overboard’ Show

Bermudian Roderick Ferguson — who was involved in the court challenge about same sex marriage –  is getting set to present a show in New York City titled Man Overboard, offering a story of a “gay kid from Bermuda coming out in dramatic fashion, defining his own gay lifestyle, and eventually fighting a government in an LGBTQ rights... Read more of this article

Apply For Paul Maddern Theatre Scholarship

Apply For Paul Maddern Theatre Scholarship

Venture Theatre is offering the Paul Maddern Theatre Scholarship, which will be “awarded to one student who exhibits artistic promise, dedication to the craft, and the serious intention of pursuing an acting or theatre related undergraduate degree.” A spokesperson said, “Venture Theatre is pleased to announce the availability of The... Read more of this article

TROIKA Bermuda Announce 2021 Programming

TROIKA Bermuda Announce 2021 Programming

TROIKA Bermuda has announced its 2021 programming, with some of the highly anticipated initiatives to commence this summer. A spokesperson said, “TROIKA Bermuda is thrilled to announce our 2021 programming. “For over ten years, TROIKA Bermuda has delivered a platform for providing excellence in the arts for the youth of Bermuda. Although... Read more of this article

Daren Herbert & Bermuda Flag On TV Show

Daren Herbert & Bermuda Flag On TV Show

Bermudian actor Daren A. Herbert recently starred in an episode of Canadian sitcom Kim’s Convenience, playing the role of Kwami and giving his native Bermuda a nod on screen. The actor’s role places him in an office at times, where a Bermuda flag is featured prominently in the background, making for a unique island link on the Canadian show. Short... Read more of this article

Tsilala Brock To Take Part In ‘The Niceties’

Tsilala Brock To Take Part In ‘The Niceties’

Tsilala Brock is getting set to take part in a reading of a play titled The Niceties, a virtual presentation by Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse in which the characters debate “whether the legacy of slavery defines our past, and our present.” The live reading of The Niceties will take place on Wednesday [Oct 28] and will also be streamed... Read more of this article

Tsilala Brock To Host ‘Acting A Song’ Workshop

Tsilala Brock To Host ‘Acting A Song’ Workshop

Tsilala Brock will be conducting an online Acting A Song workshop online, which is designed to “explore the various ways they can make a song their own.” The Jammin With You website said, “Join Tsilala Brock, Alum of The Book of Mormon national tour, in a 2-week intensive for aspiring performers. “The Acting-A-Song intensive provides... Read more of this article

Herbert Wins Best Lead Performance In Play

Herbert Wins Best Lead Performance In Play

Bermudian actor Daren A. Herbert recently co-won the award for ‘Best Lead Performance In A Play’ for his portrayal of Lucius Jenkins in ‘Jesus Hopped The ‘A’ Train’ during a virtual Toronto Theatre Critics Awards ceremony. A NOW story said, “Actor Daren A. Herbert implored the theatre world to stay awake, and a teary-eyed Jully... Read more of this article