Tuesday 20th August, 2019
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Department of Creative & Festival Arts, The UWI
The symposia will examine the variety of contexts in which art practitioners, researchers, creative entrepreneurs, artist managers, funders and policy makers operate. CARIFESTA XIV 2019 will host the Symposia with the theme “Journey Round Myself: Crossing Borders, Strengthening Connections, Breaking Boundaries” which is taken from the title of an article “Journey Round Myself” written by Errol Hill in 1999.
Masterclass: The National Dance Theatre Company of Jamaica Style
The internationally acclaimed National Dance Theatre Company of Jamaica has continually melded folk traditions with modern dance, experimented with techniques both visionary and faithful to our region and spearheaded research into indigenous dance and music. Join one of the Caribbean’s premier dance companies for this masterclass on their original Caribbean dance style and how it is rooted in Caribbean cultural realities.