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Part 2 of the Documentary "Streets of Colour" by Dalton Narine.

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Here is Part 2 of the Documentary "Streets of Colour" by Dalton Narine.

The Mighty Sparrow returns home

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Streets of Colour - Part 1

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Hi Readers,
In anticipation of T&T Carnival 2k11 and in clelebration of Black History Month please enjoy this six (6) part series entitled "Streets of Colour" - a documentary about T&T Carnival in 1997 produced by Dalton Narine.
Here's Part 1:

The Wife, The Lover & The One Night Stand

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New Video Alert....HEAD NICE - PATCH

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New Mas Band Alert - De Party Brigade

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Hi Readers, I stumbled upon De Party Brigade while browsing through Facebook for 2011 Caribana info. Its seems like we have another new band for Caribana and this one has Grenadian spice!
ABOUT US:Our group, De Party Brigade, consists of a group of men from Grenada who have the same goal in common. All of our members are active DJ’s and Promoters within the community who also have 10 years experience DJ’ing in the Caribana parade. In previous years, we have had the opportunity to work with band leaders such as Courtney Douldron and Arnold Hughes independently. Some of our members are also members of the Spice Isle Association and the organizers of J’Ouvert 2010.

De Party Brigade was formed so that our group can come together and form a band to showcase our Grenadian culture and talent in the Caribana parade and festivities. Since the beginning of Caribana in 1967, there has never been a band that represents the island of Grenada. There is a lot of beautiful Grenadian culture and the …

Save the date......Carivibe 2011

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Black Sage Carnival Pre Caribana Brunch

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Tribal Knights Contest - Cayman Carnival Getaway

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Dexter Seusahai's Tribal Knights™ wants to give YOU
an opportunity to win the Carnival getaway of a lifetime!
THE GRAND PRIZEFlight and Hotel accommodations at Comfort Suites Grand Cayman May 5th to May 9thTransportation from airport to hotelOne Tribal Knights Mas costume (front line)All-Inclusive Mas Package (food, refreshments, alcohol)Tickets to Swanky Thursday Foam Fete + 1 additional pre-fete, and Cool Down Boat LimeSwanky Batabano PakTribal Knights Promo PakHOW TO WINTo qualify to win this Tribal Knights™ Cayman Carnival Getaway, simply send an email to nicky@tribalknights.com with the answers to the following three (3) skill testing questions.***Use www.tribalknights.com or other internet sites as reference***1.Name the first Mas ever played by Dexter Seusahai?
2.In what year did Dexter Seusahai build BOTH the winning King and Queen costumes for Caribana?3.What was the name of the first theme that Tribal Knights presented in 2007?

Model Call for Black Sage Carnival

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On Jan 27, at Glow Thursday at Twilight Resturant and Bar, Black Sage Carnival will be having its first model call. So anyone who is interested in modeling for the band during the 2011 Caribana season, should try and make it to this first call. We will only have a second model call, if we do not find enough models. We will be available from 7:00 pm to midnight on that evening.

We’re looking for a total of 14 female models and 6 to 8 male models. Models that are selected will be offered the chance to model for our photo shoot, band launch and some of our promotional events such as the Caribana Arts and Cultural event at the ROM, Official Caribana launch at Nathan Phillips Square, etc…….

If you are interested, send a message to giselle@blacksagecarnival.com or wendyjc@rogers.com if you will be attending the model call.

Models need to bring the following items:

- High heels (girls must know how to walk in heels)

- Head shot (if you have one), other wise we will be taking a picture of each ind…

Front Row for Carnival 2011

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A Toronto Tribute to Former Consul General of T&T Michael Lashley

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Video Alert.....Farmer Nappy - Flirt

Black Sage Carnival Model Search

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Black Sage Carnival is looking for models for Caribana 2011.

Anyone interested please send an email to giselle@blacksagecarnival.com or cheryl@blacksagecarnival.com

14th Annual Snowflakes on Steel

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CNz - Appreciation Fete and Caribana 2011 Theme Launch

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C A R N I V A L I S...
Plenty MAS & WINING!!!

YEEEESSSS... it’s finally here T&T Carnival 2011. So for the CNz family we decided to do something special this year and have a pre T&T carnival fete for allyuh, yeah that’s right and it's absolutely FREE for ALL 2010 CNz masqueraders.

CNz T&T Carnival warm-up features some of our family of DJs and hosts and will also give us the opportunity to OFFICIALLY LAUNCH OUR 2011 THEME!!!

Doh ever say that CNz don’t appreciate its entire family or masqueraders, DJs/Hosts, volunteers and core CNz peeps.

So come next Saturday 22nd January we already set allyuh weekend plans... fete for FREE and see what we coming with in 2011...

DATE: Saturday 22nd January
VENUE: Twilight (55 Nugget Ave., just north of McCowan & Sheppard)
DJs: D’Bandit ~ PlayHouse ~ Kold Fusion ~ D’Enforcas
Host: SKF
Adm: FREE for ALL 2010 CNz masqueraders ~ $10 b4 11pm for everyone else
Info: Dwayne @ 416.930.9650 ~ Bryce @ 416.985.8588 ~ Marcus @ 416.565.4079
Check: ww…

Black Sage Carnival Upcoming Events

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Tribal Knights Cayman Carnival Contest

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Blues Carnival Fusion Model Search

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Blues Carnival Fusion is looking for models for the upcoming Caribana season.
If interested send an email to narissa@bluescarnivalfusion.com or call 416-274-8456.