Sugar Aloes and Baron to sing at Soca Gold Christmas extravaganza

Sugar Aloes and Baron to sing at Soca Gold Christmas extravaganza

Trinidadian artistes Sugar Aloes and Baron, widely regarded as two of most melodious voices in calypso and soca, are returning to Toronto for another performance in the city. The latest, titled “Soca Gold Christmas Extravaganza’’, is on Sunday, November 27, at Chandni Grand Banquet Hall, 3895 McNicoll Avenue, Scarborough. “This show is an early Christmas […]

CAG still negotiating with FMC over Caribbean carnival – Pollard

CAG still negotiating with FMC  over Caribbean carnival – Pollard

By Gerald V. Paul After a meeting at Metro Hall  on Saturday which lasted more than four hours, the Caribana Arts Group  (CAG) has not yet reached a decision about what role it will play – if any – in the staging of the 2017 Caribbean carnival next summer. Monica  Pollard, chairman of the CAG, […]

CAG members to discuss hot button items at Saturday meeting

CAG members to discuss hot button items at Saturday meeting

Members of the Caribana Arts Group (CAG) will meet on Saturday at Metro Hall in Toronto to discuss several outstanding issues affecting the future of the organization and its role in the 50th anniversary celebration of the Toronto carnival. One of the hot button items for discussion is the proposal made recently  by the Festival […]

The Caribana stamp competition

The Caribana stamp competition

We are extremely surprised at the responses which are receiving to our announcement last week of the competition for the design of a postage stamp to commemorate  the  50th anniversary of Caribana, the Trinidad-style carnival in Toronto. Never did we imagine that this  competition would excite such great interest from so many people outside the […]

A POSTAGE STAMP FOR CARIBANA

A POSTAGE STAMP FOR CARIBANA

CANADA-WIDE CONTEST Next summer the Toronto Caribbean carnival will celebrate its golden anniversary – 50 years of mas.’ The Caribbean Camera  believes that this special cultural milestone should be remembered in a special way and we believe that a postage stamp should be designed to mark the event, And so we are announcing our Caribana […]

CAG board to decide on FMC proposal

CAG board to decide on FMC proposal

The Caribana Arts Group (CAG)  is studying a proposal put forward by the Festival Management Committee  (FMC) to promote the Toronto Carnival ” by its brand name, ‘Caribana,’” the Caribbean Camera has learned. The  CAG has not disclosed the details of the proposal but the Caribbean Camera has obtained a copy of the ” points […]

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