- By Jan Critchley
The CADA Players who have been delighting audiences with their innovative and professional dance productions since 1997 is presenting their newest show, Kaleidoscope on two consecutive weekends. The stellar evenings of dance, movement and stagecraft will be held on Saturday, April 25 and Sunday, April 26 and Saturday, May 2nd and Sunday, May 3rd at the Briercliffe Hall. The Saturday shows begin at 8pm and the Sunday shows at 6pm.
The dance revue will take audiences on a colorful journey through three stages of life – childhood, adolescence and adulthood, explains Joanne Penney, the shows co-producer along with her daughter, dancer and choreographer Sarah Penney. The performance benefits Hands on Volunteers with proceeds going to the local conservation and recycling non-profit, Green VI. The group will have a display, along with a glass blowing demonstration. For tickets call 494-2324, or buy them at Vanterpool's and Tortola Express.
Arts & Crafts at Myett's
The 26th is the last Sunday of the month and that means it's time to enjoy the monthly Arts and Crafts Festival and Wine Tasting by Proudly African at Myetts on Cane Garden Bay. Artists and craftsmen throughout the BVI will have their wares on display and for sale. Also, enjoy Sunday Brunch with bottomless mimosas. But why wait until Sunday? Myetts is now serving brunch (bottomless mimosas included) every day.
Don't miss the ultimate Block Party this Saturday April 25th at the Caribbean Cellars Parking Lot. The $20 charge will not only go towards supporting an important cause, the BVI Cancer Society, it will include unlimited food and drink samples and a guest appearance by none other than VIBE. To keep the party flowing, there will also be grilled food, cocktail and beer stations. The fun starts at 2pm and goes onto 7.
BVI Fresh Great Walk
Using your favorite fitness app, get ready to count your steps and become fit and healthy. "The Great Walk" for BVI Fresh (Elmore Stoutt High School PTA) is being held on Saturday, April 25th. Starting at the High School, the event's check-in time is 5am; the walk begins at 6am and will take participants to Sky World. There will be breakfast, prizes and entertainment by DJ Bertrum immediately following the walk. To register call 444-4444, visit the CCT flagship store or go to firstname.lastname@example.org/cctbviyouthclub.
Environment Month Celebrations
June is Environment Month, but it's never too soon to celebrate, so this Saturday, April 25 take part in the Eco Walk (gain your 10,000 steps). Beginning at 5am, at Market Square, the walk will take participants to Sea Cows Bay and back. Promoted by the Conservation and Fisheries Department, Environment Month is celebrating its 25th year in the BVI with a year's worth of activities. Coming up are Church Services, Parade for the Planet and a Green Exhibition and Turtle Encounters in local schools.