Caribbean show Goombay Kids snags Cannes Film Festival wins plus Best Actress nod For Leah Eneas

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Goombay Kids, the Bahamas-produced children’s show, has created international buzz with five international awards under its belt, now including Cannes World Film Festival awards for Best Web/TV Series and Best Producer for Stephanie K Nihon, who created the show. The wins come on the heels of Leah Eneas winning Best Actress for […]

SPIRIT OF JUNKANOO: 14 groups expected to perform in virtual Junkanoo presentation

Director of culture hints at similar Junkanoo aspects for Family Islanders NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Fourteen Junkanoo groups will showcase performances during a virtual event expected to be aired on Boxing Day, confirmed Acting Director of Culture Dereka Deleveaux-Grant. The annual Boxing Day and New Year’s Day parades were canceled for a second consecutive year due […]

Drew Weech’s “Ad Paintings” opens at TERN Gallery for Caribbean contemporary art

Bahamian painter Drew Weech displays his collected “Ad Paintings” together for the first time at TERN, inaugurating the gallery’s online viewing platform NASSAU, BAHAMAS — TERN Gallery is pleased to present “Ad Paintings”, a solo exhibition of works by Drew Weech, running from April 6 to June 30, 2021. Weech’s “Ad Paintings” are the first […]

Pintard discusses initiatives for promotion and preservation of culture

NASSAU, The Bahamas — Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture, the Hon. Michael Pintard recently met with the Cultural Affairs Division and discussed present and future initiatives for the promotion and preservation of culture in The Bahamas. Among those present were representatives of the National Art Gallery of The Bahamas, the National Dance School of […]

Public lecture marking 51st. anniversary of Majority Rule held at Bahamas Historical Society

NASSAU, The Bahamas — A 51st Anniversary of Majority Rule Public Lecture was held by the Bain & Grants Town Advancement Association at the Bahamas Historical Society on Thursday evening, January 11, 2018.  Discussing the role of the labour movement in energizing Majority Rule events were University of The Bahamas Chair of Social Sciences and Assistant Professor […]