Monthly Archives: April 2011

Talking Trees playwright – Keiran King

Keiran King is a theatre critic, actor, graphic designer and playwright. In 2008 he graduated from the Roy H Parkes School of Communications at Ithaca College, USA, where he studied screenwriting, cinema and photography. His experience in the USA includes … Continue reading

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Talking Trees reader – Robert Lalah

  Robert Lalah is a journalist and writer from St Catherine who graduated from St Jago High School. He read for a degree in Literatures in English at The University of the West Indies. He is  Arts and Education Editor of … Continue reading

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Treasure Beach Bread Basket Festival

The community spirit is alive and well in Treasure Beach, Jamaica, with members coming together to stage the Treasure Beach Bread Basket Festival, May 27, 28 and 29, 2011, offering a smorgasbord of cultural, culinary, musical, literary and visual art … Continue reading

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Talking Trees reader – Tomlin Ellis

Tomlin G. Ellis is a Jamaican poet born in St. Catherine and educated at Dinthill Technical High School; the Jamaica School of Drama (now part of the Edna Manley College); RNTC Holland; National Academy Foundation of Science and Arts for … Continue reading

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Talking Trees panel moderator- Joy Simons Brown

        Joy Simons Brown is a musician, choral director and certified arranging specialist who has published books in her two fields of expertise, music and the tutoring of mathematics. She has also written a book of poetry. … Continue reading

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Hanging out with Cecil Cooper

Lovers of the visual arts will enjoy exploring visual media as they hang out with CECIL COOPER, on April 30 and May 1, 2011 at Two Seasons Guest House, Treasure Beach, St. Elizabeth, Jamaica (www.2seasonsguesthouse.com). Cecil, a celebrated artist, educator, and … Continue reading

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Treasure Beach Jazz Escape, June 18, 2011

Two Seasons Guest House (www.2seasonsguesthouse.com) in association with the Treasure Beach Women’s Group is pleased to present Treasure Beach Jazz Escape on the Grounds of Two Seasons Guest House. Gates open 6 p.m. Showtime is 7 p.m. Tickets are $1,000 … Continue reading

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Talking Trees panelist – Tyrone Reid

Tyrone S. Reid is an award-winning Jamaican writer, editor, cultural critic, poet and freelance journalist and on-line publisher. A graduate of the University of the West Indies, Mona, Tyrone began his writing career in 2005 as a staff writer at … Continue reading

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Talking Trees panelist – Judith Falloon-Reid

Judith Falloon Reid is a Jamaican writer and founder of the Independent VoYces Literary Fair which was launched in Robin’s Bay, St Mary, Jamaica 2010.  She has been involved in many cultural activities with a focus on Christian spirituality including … Continue reading

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Talking Trees reader – Sonia King

Sonia King (nee Williams) is from Montego Bay and proudly remembers that Howard Cooke who later became the Governor General of Jamaica was her head teacher at Barracks Primary School. She pursued a career as a Medical Technologist, which she … Continue reading

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