News

Kweyol Song Contest Deadline Sept. 30

DE Soca-Lypso Revue is preparing to host its fourth Annual AnnouManjé, Dansé, Chanté en Kwéyòl event.

In preparation for the Kwéyòl Song Competition, De Soca-Lypso Revue tent successfully hosted its second ‘Kwéyòl Songwriters Workshop’ last Saturday at the National Cultural Centre Conference Room.

This three hour session was aimed at bringing together writers wishing to submit material for judging, giving them an opportunity for deliberation and the enhancement of their craft. De Revue workshop was ably facilitated by Ms. Lindy-Ann Alexander, a lecturer at the Sir Arthur Lewis Community College.

As resource person her main role was to assist in the writing of Kwéyòl, which is important for submission of the written pieces for judging.

De Soca-Lypos Revue is asking all artistes and songwriters, interested in participating in this year’s Kwéyòl Song Competition to register early. The deadline for registration is Wednesday, September 30. Registration forms are available at the Cultural Development Foundation (CDF), and have to be accompanied by a registration fee of EC$ 20.00 and a CD with the competition song.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *