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Debra Ehrhardt

Cock Tales: Debra Ehrhardt returns to Jamaica

Award winning writer and performer Debra Ehrhardt returns to Jamaica with Cock Tales: Shame on Me! Locals will likely remember her from Jamaica Farewell, the play, which by the way was successfully optioned by Hollywood’s power couple Rita Wilson and Tom Hanks. This time Debra teamed up with Hollywood director Joel Zwick to boldly present a 80-minute, one-woman play where Debra shares […]

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300 seconds with Mara Made Designs

Tamara Harding is the sparkling designer behind Mara Made Designs (MMD). Here is a snippet of 300 seconds with her: Fortress: Which comes first as you decide what to make – the material, location, imagination, or a customers request? MMD: For commissioned pieces the request comes first, then I find a suitable slab of wood […]

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Alia Atkinson – The Aquatic Champion

World-class breaststroker Alia Shanee Atkinson, a daughter of Jamaican soil, created history the moment she became the first black woman to win a world swimming championship title. She heralded the spirits of those who went before her, including Enith Brigitha, a Curaçao native who represented the Netherlands 40 years ago. In an amazing, nail-biting finish, […]

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