Calling all Artists and Song Writers... Please take note!!!
Workshops for the National Song Competition 2014 begins this weekend
The National Song Competition sets the tone for the celebration atmosphere each year for the annual September celebrations. This year for the first time, the competition will be branching out to the districts offering both workshops and stage performances to the artists and song writers in the four regions of the country. In lieu of this the National Celebrations Commission in association with Atlantic International Bank presents artist workshops to kick off this year’s National Song Competition season.
Facilitating the workshop will be some of the leading musicians currently in Belize and topics to be covered include:
Lyrical Content; Song Writing; Stage Performance among many others.
Workshops will be held:
In the South (The entire Toledo and Stann Creek Districts) on May 31th in Dangriga at the Ecumenical Junior College, contact person, Barbara Noralez.
In the North (Orange Walk and Corozal Districts), workshops will be held at the Banquitas House of Culture on June 14th, Contact Person – Ms. Yvette Torres
In the East (Belize District including the Cayes) on June 21st at the House of Culture House, contact person, Joseph Stamp Romero.
In the West (The entire Cayo district including Belmopan), on June 27th at the Cayo Welcome Centre, contact person Shari Obando
All workshops will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. free of cost. Winners from each competition will be invited to take part at the National Song Competition to be held on August 9th, 2014.
For any detailed information, feel free to contact Shari Williams at the Institute of Creative Arts at telephone number 227-2110/ 227-2458 or email at [email protected]