Tag: Cayman National Cultural Foundation

Polls open for top young fillmmaker

Polls open for top young fillmmaker

| 17/05/2016 | 0 Comments
(CNS): Voting has opened in the Young Image Makers (YIM) competition with the public able to cast ballots online for their favourite films. The 12 student videos will be posted online; the one with the most votes will be named the winner of the 2016 People’s Choice Award and receive a prize pack c [...]

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Young filmmakers tapped as competition finalists

Young filmmakers tapped as competition finalists

| 10/05/2016 | 0 Comments
(CNS): The final 12 aspiring filmmakers are moving on to “Take 2” of the Young Image Makers (YIM) Short Film Competition. After attending a required YIM filmmaking workshop over the weekend, the students are finalising projects for the last leg of the competition. Patrice Beersingh, programmes m [...]

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Performers serve up Rundown to shoppers

Performers serve up Rundown to shoppers

| 10/05/2016 | 0 Comments
(CNS): In anticipation of the upcoming premiere of the comedy revue Rundown, cast members will dish out a serving of live theatre at Foster’s Food Fair in The Strand. From 12pm-2pm today (10 May 2016), the performers will dress in full costume and interact with shoppers, encouraging all to purchas [...]

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Auditions open for summer arts programme

Auditions open for summer arts programme

| 09/05/2016 | 0 Comments
(CNS): Aspiring actors, dancers and musicians are invited to audition for Cayman National Cultural Foundation’s (CNCF) Young at Arts (YAA) Summer Theatre Arts Intensive. The six-week programme, which trains young artists in the practical disciplines of performing arts, is supported by Butterfield. [...]

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Rundown premieres next week

Rundown premieres next week

| 06/05/2016 | 0 Comments
(CNS): Actors will take to the stage next week for the opening of Rundown. Now in its 24th year, the annual comedy revue, which is the brainchild of Dave Martins, lampoons the latest happenings in the Cayman Islands and features a cast of performers mimicking the newsmakers of the day. The show wil [...]

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Rundown to open next month

Rundown to open next month

| 19/04/2016 | 0 Comments
(CNS): Rehearsals are entering the final stages for the comedy revue Rundown, with the cast and crew fine-tuning lines, blocking and delivery of the show over the next four weeks. The brainchild of Dave Martins, Rundown, now in its 24th year, is a comic review of the latest happenings in the Cayman [...]

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Large serving of Rundown soon come

Large serving of Rundown soon come

| 12/04/2016 | 0 Comments
(CNS): With rehearsals well underway, the cast and crew at the Cayman National Cultural Foundation are cooking up this year’s serving of ‘Rundown’. Having collected plenty of comic ingredients over the last year since the last amusing theatrical meal, local audiences can look forward to a hila [...]

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Competition opens for aspiring filmmakers

Competition opens for aspiring filmmakers

| 23/03/2016 | 0 Comments
(CNS): Registration has opened for the 2016 Young Image Makers Short Film (YIM) competition. Organised by the Cayman National Cultural Foundation (CNCF), the contest offers a chance for budding filmmakers to vie for the opportunity to attend a one-week movie camp run by the New York Film Academy. [...]

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Auditions open for annual Rundown revue

Auditions open for annual Rundown revue

| 18/03/2016 | 0 Comments
(CNS): The Cayman National Cultural Foundation (CNCF) has put out a call for potential actors to audition this Sunday, 20 March, for the annual comedy revue, Rundown. The foundation is looking for people who want to be part of the tradition of this stage show, especially those who feel they can imp [...]

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Folk Singers set to entertain at Cayfest

Folk Singers set to entertain at Cayfest

| 19/02/2016 | 0 Comments
(CNS): The Cayman Islands Folk Singers will be performing their concert, Home and Away, at the Harquail Theatre on Friday, 26 February, as part of the 2016 Cayfest Festival of the Arts. The performance of this particular show, which will feature Cayman’s best-loved folk songs and kitchen dance mus [...]

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Miss Lassie’s home gets a Christmas cleaning

Miss Lassie’s home gets a Christmas cleaning

| 17/12/2015 | 0 Comments
(CNS): The Cayman National Cultural Foundation (CNCF) carried out traditional Christmas preparations last week by cleaning up the yard of Miss Lassie’s 130-year-old wattle-and-daub home in South Sound. Known as “Mind’s Eye -The Visionary World of Gladwyn K. (Miss Lassie) Bush”, the home [...]

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CNCF gives new life to decades-old play

CNCF gives new life to decades-old play

| 26/11/2015 | 0 Comments
(CNS): Almost 25 years after local actresses Penny Phillips and Consuelo Ebanks portrayed colourful characters Katie and Lettie, respectively, in the Cayman premiere of The Fallen Angel & the Devil Concubine, the Cayman National Cultural Foundation (CNCF) is remaking the play as part of the Har [...]

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Story festival cancelled in favour of theatre anniversary

Story festival cancelled in favour of theatre anniversary

| 20/11/2015 | 0 Comments
(CNS): The annual and much-loved travelling story festival that brings families out to enjoy traditional storytelling under the stars has been cancelled. The lCayman National Cultural Foundation (CNCF) has revealed that there will be no Gimistory this year as a result of a series of productions mark [...]

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Harquail celebrates 30th year with full slate of events

Harquail celebrates 30th year with full slate of events

| 22/10/2015 | 0 Comments
(CNS): To mark the Harquail Theatre’s 30th year, the venue will host 30 anniversary events.  First up on the calendar are three back-to-back theatrical productions being staged in the Studio Theatre. [...]

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Young filmmakers take in New York

Young filmmakers take in New York

| 23/09/2015 | 0 Comments
(CNS): Two young filmmakers from Cayman spent a week at a New York Film Academy summer movie camp in August as part of their prize package from this year’s Young Image Makers (YIM) Short Film Competition. Ocean Costa and Samuel Harding, who won the senior and junior categories, respectively, f [...]

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