February 24, 2018 3:59 am Last modified: 2:14 am


Onyx Opera to Present Live Operatic Tribute to Paul Robeson

Samuel J. Eudovique is a tenor and has been strongly influenced by Paul Robeson’s vocal talents, academic achievements and activism. Recognizing that not everyone is familiar with Robeson’s contributions, Black History Month is the perfect time to bring present a musical celebration.
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CCT Presents 7 Performances of Musical Comedy Revue

Caribbean Community Theatre’s (CCT) production of the musical comedy revue “Secrets Every Smart Traveler Should Know” will open on Friday, Feb. 9, and run for three weekends through Sunday, Feb. 25.
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‘Shub Back to Give Back’ Music Event in Anguilla Raises Funds for Schools in Anguilla and USVI

The fundraising event was held on Jan. 27, at the Tomac Plaza, Anguilla. Among the featured artists were DJ Sugar, DJ Deany, DJ Legend and headliner Pantha Vibes International.
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A Taste of St. Croix 2018 Postponed Until Further Notice

Plans are on the way to for this year’s event to unfold later this year. Complete details will be forthcoming soon.
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The Caribbean Writer Recommends Reading List for 2018

The Caribbean Writer has announced its Top Ten Recommended Reading List for 2018. The titles whose publication dates range from 2014 to 2017 were chosen, not based on their release dates but for their grit and pluck.
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CMCArts to Exhibit Paintings by John Obafemi Jones; Opening Set for Jan. 5

The opening is set for 4:30-7:30 p.m., Friday, Jan. 5, at the museum with live music by Stell & Snuggs and the West End Jazz Institute.
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In Recovery Mode, St. Croix Landmarks Society Releases December 2017 Calendar

As the Christmas season approaches, the St. Croix Landmarks Society, which operates the Estate Whim Museum, the Apothecary Hall Museum, a Research Library & Archives and other historic sites and programs in the U.S. Virgin Islands, has announced its December 2017 calendar. “Like t
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Emanuel Bergmann

The Bookworm: ‘The Trick’ is Enchanting

'The Trick' isn’t a cry-yourself-raw book, but it has its moments. It’s not a laugh-out-loud novel, either, but you will. No, 'The Trick' is just a novel about goodness and life, and you’ll be enchanted.
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WTJX Partners With Sony, Ematic, Carson-Dellosa to Bring Educational Resources to V.I. Children

With support from Sony Electronics Inc., Ematic and PBS, WTJX is providing BRAVIA® 4K smart TVs and playback devices and PBS KIDS Plug & Play HDMI streaming sticks to Head Start Centers and preschools in the territory, offering young children access to PBS KIDS educational content
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Joe Hill (Photo: Joe Hill)

Bookworm: ‘Strange Weather’ Presents Four Chilling Tales

“Strange Weather” by Joe Hill, © 2017 William Morrow, $27.99, 433 pages A gasp of ice on a sub-zero night. A whiff of sunshine and hot concrete. The smell of fallen leaves and crisp bonfires. Each inhalation reminds you of the season, so with the new book “Strange Weather” by Joe Hill
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