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“The first thing that someone learns in programming,” Jeevan Persad said, “is how to make a computer say Hello World.”

“In embedded systems, the task is to turn an LED on and off. Usually when that fails, the solution is usually to be found in speed. The LED did turn on and off, it just did so too quickly to be perceived. Then you learn about...

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Sustain T&T, producers of Green Screen: The Environmental Film Festival, recently hosted a workshop for filmmakers as part of its new initiative, Films for a Better Place.

Sunday, September 25, 2016

Marketing director for Flow, Cindy Ann Gatt, said the company, which has sponsored the T&T Film Festival for the past eight years, will be sponsoring the festival into 2019. 

Sunday, September 25, 2016

A cadre of Jamaican filmmakers is attending this year’s T&T Film Festival to screen five short films in a special showcase. The films, which will have their world premiere at the festival, are the result of a programme called Propella initiated by the Jamaican Film and Television Association...

Sunday, September 25, 2016

There are an unprecedented four T&T narrative feature films premiering in the 2016 T&T Film Festival this year. Lisa Allen-Agostini reviews three of them.

Sunday, September 18, 2016

Ropeadope Records—an increasingly important record label in the US that is home to jazz pan players Leon Foster Thomas and Jonathan Scales—remarks that the record, “is an interpretation of jazz where the heritage of the island (Trinidad) and the full sense of the African diaspora collide,...

Thursday, September 15, 2016

The inaugural annual New Play Festival 2016, conceptualised and organised by the Playwrights Workshop Trinbago (a playwrights group maintained by Lordstreet Theatre Company), in association with the Trinidad Theatre Workshop, is an opportunity for young directors and actors to collaborate, hone...

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Top-class entertainers took the spotlight and delighted the captive audience that turned out to support the sixth annual charity fund-raiser held at the Dominican Pastoral Centre on the compound at St Finbar’s RC Church, Diego Martin, on August 30.

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Play the Devil—a powerful, local drama about an impoverished teen whose chance encounter with an older, wealthy businessman leads to deadly consequences—will open the 11th edition of the T&T Film Festival (TTFF), at the Central Bank Auditorium, on September 20.

Sunday, August 7, 2016

Dancer Fana Fraser’s debut of her first original composition Rosie as part of the New Waves! 2016 dance festival lived up to its billing as “unexpected, intriguing, and hilariously bizarre.”

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Pan Fantasy Steelband of Toronto, one of the many fine foreign steelbands that ventured to last summer’s International Conference and Panorama in Trinidad, are again the reigning Panorama champs of Canada.