Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, January 18th, 2015
When I was a child I loved Michigan and Smiley’s ‘Diseases’, and I would happily chant along that Jah should “lick” the transgressors with diseases for their wayward ways.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Thursday, January 8th, 2015
When Oliver Mair’s Laff It Off returned to the boards on Boxing Day 2014 (December 26) more than just a few sketches had been changed.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Friday, December 19th, 2014
At a cursory glance it seems an unlikely pairing, yet odd-couples have been a hallmark of riotous stories and so it might well be fitting that this Boxing Day, Basil Dawkins will be joining forces with Oliver Samuels when Divorce Papers gets served. Divor
Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, December 14th, 2014
Award-winning playwright Patrick Brown is returning to the education system with the Jambiz International upcoming comedy Saving Alligator High.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014
When the curtains came down on the 2014 edition of the tertiary drama festival Tallawah, Maya Wilkinson’s hilarious comedy The Heist had snatched up five of the trophies including that for Best Production.
Robyn Stephenson | Tuesday, November 25th, 2014
The Company Dance Theatre has often impressed audiences with their admirable technique and unflinching ability to meet their artistic director's choreographic challenges.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Wednesday, September 24th, 2014
The sophomore Eight by Ten theatre festival has blossomed and multiplied proffering 24 plays across three nights.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Monday, September 22nd, 2014
Although they have adopted the Jamaican word for a little something extra, Braata Productions appears to be bent on making a big impression on the Jamaican Diaspora landscape, particularly in New York (Queens) where they are housed.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Thursday, September 18th, 2014
Patrick Brown’s Funny Kind’ a Love is a menage a quatre, or rather a love rectangle.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Friday, August 29th, 2014
“Di show a go slap weh!” calls Tom Lawrence in what was hopefully his best Jamaican accent.