Errol Jones as Makak in the Trinidad Theatre Workshop production of Derek Walcott's Dream on Monkey Mountain. Photograph by Mark Lyndersay

Errol Jones: a gentleman and a player

A founder member of Derek Walcott’s Trinidad Theatre Workshop, Errol Jones was often called the region’s finest actor. Judy Raymond marks his passing.

Nettleford in recent years. Photograph courtesy Maria LaYacona

Rex Nettleford: a king among men

He was known throughout the region and beyond as a scholar, dancer, teacher, and a Caribbean man. Rex Nettleford remembered, by his friend and colleagues.

Derek Walcott. Photograph by Abigail Hadeed

Derek Walcott: making poetry from nothing

As the St Lucian Nobel laureate turns 80, Brendan de Caires reflects on the meaning of Derek Walcott’s life and work .

Albert Laveau. Photograph courtesy Albert Laveau

Albert Laveau: A Man for All Seasons

Actor Albert Laveau tells Judy Raymond how he's guiding the Trinidad Theatre Workshop into its next half-century .

Hippolyte performs at the Emancipation Day celebrations in Laborie, St Lucia, 2004. Photograph courtesy Kendel Hippolyte/Augustin Barthelmy

Kendel Hippolyte: a light for St Lucia

Writer Kendel Hippolyte and Jane King want to bring down the curtain on the search for a home for their pioneering theatre company.

Noble Douglas. Photograph by Mark Lyndersay

They call her Noble

Trinidadian dancer Noble Douglas trained with the best and in turn has trained the best.

Lorraine Toussaint, left, as Captain Kate Perry with her co-stars Holly Hunter and Kenneth Johnson in the squad room. Photograph courtesy TNT/Erik Heinila

Lorraine Toussaint: ‘acting has always been like breathing’

Trinidad-born, US-based actress Lorraine Toussaint opens up to Caroline Taylor about her illustrious career on stage and screen.

Staceyann Chin. Photograph courtesy Staceyann Chin

Staceyann Chin: “I have walked long hard roads to get here”

Jamaican poet Staceyann Chin tells Caroline Taylor about her harrowing journey to fame.

Wendell Manwarren--one of the three members of the group 3Canal. Photograph by Alex Smailes

Wendell Manwarren: none shall escape

3Canal member Wendell Manwarren speaks to Tracy Assing.

NDTC dancers in Rex Nettleford’s Ancestral Dance-work. Photograph courtesy Maria Layacona

The Jamaica’s National Dance Theatre Company: renewal and resistance

Jamaica’s National Dance Theatre Company celebrated its 45th anniversary this year. Founder Professor Rex Nettleford looks back at its history .