Now On At The Edna Manley College of The Visual and Performing Arts
There are several exciting events now on at the Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts. Let’s support our budding artists!
School of Drama presents its major production: COLOURED GIRLS Director – Trevor Nairne Coloured Girls emerged from the black militant-didactic confrontationist period of the 1960’s and 70’s which was dominated by anti-establishment issues concerning race, identity and black empowerment. The play looks at the universality of the oppressed Jamaican and black-American women and how their activism is employed to represent the experiences of women across the globe. West African traditional setting and themes provide the conceptual frame work for the unravelling of the drama. April 3 (Fri) – April 5 (Sun) & April 9 (Thurs), 11 (Sat) – 13 (Mon) Show times: Thurs – Sat 7:30pm/ Sun – 6pm Cost: $600 (adults)/ $300 (students w/ ID) Venue: Dennis Scott Studio Theatre Cag[e] Gallery presents: Gangstas, Disciplez + the Doiley Boyz: an exhibition of mixed media works by Ebony G. Patterson Exhibition will be open until April 24. Opening Hours: Mon/Wed/Fri 11am – 5pm, Tues/Thurs 11am -7pm and by appointment. NB- Cag[e] will be closed from April 9 – 13, 2009 School of Dance presents: Danceworks “Beyond the Ordinary” Performance will feature works from the student body, arranged by well known local choreographers. April 23 (Friday) – 26 (Sunday), 2009 Venue: Dennis Scott Studio Theatre Show times: Fri – 8pm – $600 Sat (gala) – 7pm – $800 Sun – 6pm – $700