Culturama 2006, rich in Jamaican Folk Tradition
MIAMI – Jamaica’s rich folk heritage will be in the spotlight as Jamaica Awareness, Inc., in association with Air Jamaica Love Birds Kidz Club will present, CULTURAMA 2006.
This year there will be one show only on Sunday, July 30th, at 7pm at the Coral Springs Center for the Arts, 2855 Coral Springs Drive.
Culturama 2006 is a variety show with old time festival flair and flavor, showcasing traditional Jamaican folk dances, drama and oratory, and musical performance. It is premier family entertainment, presented as a part of Jamaica’s Independence celebration in Florida. The island gained independence from Britain on August 6, 1962.
Featured performers include The Clonmel Cultural Club, Bethlehem Teachers Group, Peace Makers Mento Band, Jamaica Folk Revue, The Nomads and Malachai Smith.
Tickets are $25 and $30 for adults and $15 for children under 12 years and are available at selected Caribbean outlets. Based on past years’
presentations, the show promises to be a raging success with a great time to be had by all.
Culturama 2006 is presented by Jamaica Awareness, Inc., in association with
Lovebird Kidz Club, with support from the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission and is sponsored by Western Union, Air Jamaica, Florida Arts and TropiCulture.