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Bermuda Festival To Feature Yesha Townsend

Bermuda Festival To Feature Yesha Townsend

The Bermuda Festival is set to feature Yesha Townsend’s “8 Minute Delay” on the virtual stage tomorrow [Sept 11]. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Festival is excited to feature Yesha Townsend’s 8 Minute Delay next on the virtual stage this Saturday, September 11th, at 8pm. “Ms. Townsend was most recently recognized for... Read more of this article

Piano Festival To Host Series Of Concerts

Piano Festival To Host Series Of Concerts

The Bermuda Piano Festival is getting set to host a series of concerts on four different evenings this month, with the first to take place on Saturday [Aug 7]. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Festival is excited to welcome several upcoming performers this weekend. The Bermuda Piano Festival takes the stage next as they host a series of concerts... Read more of this article

Taylor Rankin To Perform At Bermuda Festival

Taylor Rankin To Perform At Bermuda Festival

Bermudian violinist Taylor Rankin will be performing virtually for the Bermuda Festival of the Performing Arts on Saturday [July 17]. A spokesperson said, “Next up on The Festival line-up is Bermudian violinist Taylor Rankin, who will be taking the festival stage on Saturday, July 17th at 8pm ADT. “Taylor, who is currently based in Switzerland,... Read more of this article

Da’Khari Love On The Virtual Stage On June 25

Da’Khari Love On The Virtual Stage On June 25

Coming up on the Bermuda Festival lineup is Bermuda’s Da’Khari Love, who will be featured on the virtual stage with his show “The Renaissance Experience” on Friday, June 25th at 8pm. A spokesperson said, “Da’khari was most recently recognized for his musical talents in The Bermuda Magazine’s Best of Bermuda award as Bermuda’s Best Musician... Read more of this article

Jonathan Christopher To Open Bermuda Festival

Jonathan Christopher To Open Bermuda Festival

When Jonathan Christopher opens the 46th annual Bermuda Festival on May 22nd, it will be ten years to the day of his professional debut in Bermuda singing with the Ensemble Singers. Encouraged by his supportive family and the late Gary Burgess to pursue his musical dreams, Mr Christopher is thrilled to “return” to Bermuda to open the Festival’s... Read more of this article

Feed Your Soul, Feed Bermuda Campaign

Feed Your Soul, Feed Bermuda Campaign

The Bermuda Festival has announced its Feed Your Soul, Feed Bermuda campaign, which will see funds donated toward helping to ” eliminate food insecurity in Bermuda.” A spokesperson said, “We have all missed live performances and The Bermuda Festival is hoping their virtual festival will Feed Your Soul as you watch the incredible performances... Read more of this article

Virtual Bermuda Festival Announces Line-Up

Virtual Bermuda Festival Announces Line-Up

The Bermuda Festival of the Performing Arts announced that this year’s virtual festival will feature a number of talented Bermudian artists – spanning music, dance, spoken word and more — and they will be broadcast from May to December and will be free for everyone to stream online. The featured artists will include Jonathan Christopher,... Read more of this article

Talented Performer? Apply For Bermuda Festival

Talented Performer? Apply For Bermuda Festival

The Bermuda Festival of the Performing Arts is now accepting applications for their 2021 Virtual Festival, with performers given the opportunity to showcase their talent virtually, entertain the public, and earn $1,000. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Festival of the Performing Arts is excited to announce they are now accepting applications for... Read more of this article

Bermuda Festival Celebrates Black Performers

Bermuda Festival Celebrates Black Performers

In celebration of Black History Month, the Bermuda Festival of the Performing Arts is inviting people to “take a walk down memory lane to celebrate and remember a few of the phenomenal black performers that have graced their stage in recent years.” A spokesperson said, “Black History Month began as a way of remembering important people... Read more of this article

Festival: No Live Events, Working On Virtual

Festival: No Live Events, Working On Virtual

Due to the uncertainty about gathering and traveling, the Bermuda Festival of the Performing Arts said “it is impossible for the Festival to go ahead as planned this year,” and “as an alternative to live events, the Festival is working to offer a series of exciting virtual events.” A spokesperson said, “Since the arrival... Read more of this article

Ruth Thomas Receives Edgar Humann Award

Ruth Thomas Receives Edgar Humann Award

The Bermuda Festival of the Performing Arts recently awarded the annual Edgar Humann Award of Merit to Ruth Thomas. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Festival of the Performing Arts held its annual Edgar Humann Award of Merit on November 4th, 2020. This year’s recipient was the fascinating Ruth Thomas, MBE. “The Festival was very pleased... Read more of this article

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