Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Scenes from the Calypso Fiesta at Skinner Park

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Calypsonian Haven "Snakey" Charles singing "The Dhoti Song".

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Dr Hollis "Chalkdust" Liverpool, singing "Ah miss de bards".

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Roger "Bodyguard" Mohammed, singing "false papers".

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Morel "King Luta" Peters singing "no guns, no weapons".

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Opposition Leader Dr Keith Rowley enjoying the festivities.

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Selvon "Mistah Shak" Noel singing "Bois".

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Karen Asche, singing "Malice in Wonderland".

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Erphaan Alves singing "Piano Unplugged"

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Alana Sinnette-Khan, singing "sealots".

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Housing Minister Dr roodal Moonilal, CEPEP chairman Adesh Deonarine, and National Security Minister Gary Griffith.

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The toilet paper was brought out at least twice during the performances of two singers.

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Sandra "Singing Sandra" Des Vignes-Millington, singing "Madiba".

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Rosemary "Young Rose" Mitchell, singing "message to the bad man".

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Myron "The Incredible Myron B" Bruce, singing "One more sip".

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Weston "Cro Cro" Rawlins, singing "Pious, poor but proud".

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allan welch (1)

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allan welch (2)

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bevon st clair (1)

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bevon st clair (2)

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brian london (2)

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flambeau in crowd

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georgia mc intyre

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hola girls

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jack poster

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kerice pascal

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kurt allen (1)

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lesley ann ellis

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lornette nedd-reid-fya empress

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patsy calliste

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queen victoria (4)

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rondell donawa (1)

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skatie (1)

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skatie (2)

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stephen marcelle (1)

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Forty Calypsonians performed on Saturday at the Calypso Fiesta, at Skinner Park, San Fernando. Of the lot, 19 singers were chosen to compete for the Calypso Monarch crown at the Dimanche Gras next Sunday. Photographers Dave Persad and Innis Francis brought back these images.