Kingston, Jamaica February 15, 2018: Yuh memba wen yuh a pickney an a play ring game? That’s the feeling we want to reminisce on the grounds of the Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts on February 22,
Belly Woman closes EMCVPA Founders’ Week with the Jonkanoo dance
The curtains on EMCVPA’s Founders’ Week came down with the opening of “Belly Woman” written by alumnus Omaall Wright and directed by alumna and lecturer at the School of Drama,
Four Arts Filled Weeks
Kaleidoscope (Children 4-11 years)
Artscope (Teens 12- 18)
Originally published in the Gleaner, Tuesday, January 16, 2018.
Just as he set foot in the elevator, the fellow passenger’s eyes fixed on Akeem Mignott.
“Is this the actor?”
The Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts celebrated student achievements on November 16, 2017. Student enjoyed a night that was filled with encouragement, applause and soulful performances and presentations.
“A Carol for Moneybags”, the Jamaican adaptation of Charles Dickens’ ‘A Christmas Carol’ written by renowned playwright and journalist Barbara Gloudon, with original songs by Conroy Cooper is the School of Drama’s second production for the 2017/2018 academic year.
The EMCVPA Summer School has been existence for over twenty years and continues to excel in offering a world class Arts programme for children from 4-18 years.
Experience an Arts filled Summer in Jamaica at EMCVPA
The Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts (EMCVPA) is known for a rich tradition in the visual and performing arts and boast the privilege of being the only College of its kind in the English speaking Caribbean.
The School of Drama continues the tradition of excellence with seven (7) Actor Boy Nominations including best costume and set design for the production ‘DOG’ written by former Director of the School of Drama Dennis Scott as well as best ensemble cast and best Children’s Theatre for the play ‘Plastic Things and Butterfly Wings’.
KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) – The Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts (EMCVPA) has received donations amounting to $4.9 million for the staging of the 2015 Rex Nettleford Arts Conference
The sum includes $2.9 million (US$24,