|A model displays the eye-catching Bamboo Patch|
costume from Pulse 8’s C2K11 presentation
of Out of the Woods.
The much eagerly awaited launch of Brian Mac Farlane’s Humanity: The Circle of Life takes place on October 8, at Mobs 2, Western Main Road, Chaguaramas. The event coincides with the Eventology Conference & Expo, and its entertainment will come from Roy Cape All Stars, featuring Blaxx, Rita Jones and Olatunji, Tony Prescott, DJs CIN, Hocus Pocus and Censored Inc, plus Laventille Rhythm Section. Not to be left out, the following evening, legendary designer/bandleader Ivan Kalicharan will launch his Colours of Light, on San Fernando Hill, San Fernando, from 6 pm. In other mas news, back home from the US is popular Woodbrook bandleader Glenn Carvalho, raring to re-enter the Carnival fray with a presentation titled Valley of the Nile.
Traditionally a late starter, after returning from participating in Miami Carnival, Legacy has red-circled October 23 to unveil its presentation of South Pacific, at The Anchorage in Chaguaramas. The official opening of Showtime Trinidad C2K11 mas camp on French Street, Woodbrook, takes place at six o’clock this evening. For C2K11 Showtime Trinidad, led by Godfrey Enile, is presenting 007 Colours of Green...Our Mission, Save the Environment, specially designed to raise awareness of man’s continuing abuse of the environment. Island People Mas continues its weekly Friday-evening, after-work lime at its band camp, located at 50 O’Connor Street, Woodbrook. Next year, IPM is presenting Shades of the Universe. The band’s innovative special no-alcohol, high-security young people section is a major talking point among masqueraders. Aside from being Calypso Month, October promises to be also quite hectic with the amount of C2K11 activity planned as well.