Tanya Batson-Savage | Tuesday, May 19th, 2015
The rich diversity of the contemporary Jamaican dance scene was put on display at the fourth Arts in the Park event at Hope Gardens in Kingston on Sunday.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014
Tamara Thomas has had a circuitous route to a life of dance, but now, she sees it as her purpose. While loving dance since childhood, it was only much later in life, after attending Cornell University, that she began to seriously consider dance as her calling.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Friday, March 7th, 2014
The 2014 installment of the Jamaica Dance Umbrella paid homage to stalwarts of Jamaica’s dance community Clive Thompson and Patsy Ricketts, at the Philip Sherlock Centre for the Creative Arts.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Friday, July 5th, 2013
Choreographer and lecturer Tamara Thomas will be staging her first independent show this weekend when the curtains roll back on Overcoming Inertia’.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Friday, March 1st, 2013
In celebration of their fifth anniversary, the Jamaica Dance Umbrella has brought a lot more events into its shade.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Thursday, April 19th, 2012
The story of Lazarus is one of the most popular tales in the Bible. It illustrates Jesus’ power, grace and majesty. On Easter Sunday, Clive Thompson provided a beautiful translation of that story with ‘Of Love and Sympathy’.