Inner Circle continue to tour extensively, having earned a loyal fan base around the globe, as Lewis explains. ” People around the world have stuck with us, in places like Thailand, Indonesia, and New Zealand. Their signature songs “Bad Boys” and “Sweat” still get a lot of recurrent play on the radio.
For the past 12 years, the TD IRIE Music Festival has built a great reputation for showcasing music and dance from the African-Canadian/Caribbean diaspora. And while reggae music is the backbone of the festival, dance continues to be an integral component. Along with this year’s showcase is a special dance workshop open to the public.
John Kani inhabits the place where world theatre and South African politics intersect, and it’s a pretty interesting spot. In his 40-odd years as a theatre artist he has watched the issues of his own country taking their place on the world stage