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1963 – 2017

1963

August 23 - 31

PLACE

Stratford, Ontario – Canada

VENUE

Avon Theatre

PRESENTER

Stratford Shakespearean Festival

SPONSORS

Government of Jamaica

1965

February 11 - 13

PLACE

Nassau – Bahamas

VENUE

Dundas Civic Centre

PRESENTER

Nassau Civic Ballet

SPONSORS

Government of Jamaica

September 10 - October 10

PLACE

London; Cardiff, Liverpool; Coventry; Bournemouth – England

VENUE

Scala Theatre; New Theatre; Royal Court Theatre; Belgrade Theatre; Winter Garden

PRESENTER

Commonwealth Arts Festival

SPONSORS

Government of Jamaica

1966

January 31 - February 8

PLACE

Berlin; Dusseldorf; Munich – West Germany

VENUE

Various concert halls and small theatres

PRESENTER

Jamaica Tourist Board

SPONSORS

Jamaica Tourist Board; Lufthansa Airlines

1967

August 1 - 8

PLACE

Montreal – Canada

VENUE

Théâtre Port-Royal, Place Les Arts

PRESENTER

Expo 1967

SPONSORS

Expo 1967; Government of Jamaica1967

1968

April 23 - 29

PLACE

Nassau – Bahamas

VENUE

Paradise Island Theatre

PRESENTER

Nassau Civic Ballet

SPONSORS

Nassau Civic Ballet

1969

April 11 - 16

PLACE

St. Georges – Grenada; Bridgetown – Barbados

VENUE

Carifta Expo Nutmeg Theatre; Combermere High School

PRESENTER

Carifta Expo 1969

SPONSORS

Government of Jamaica

August 12 - 19

PLACE

Mexico City; Guadalajara – Mexico

VENUE

Palacio de Bellas Artes; Teatro Degollado

PRESENTER

Palacio de Bellas Artes

SPONSORS

Mexican Airlines; Government of Jamaica

December 2 - 6

PLACE

Atlanta, Georgia – USA

VENUE

Spelman Arts Theatre

PRESENTER

Spelman College

SPONSORS

Spelman College

1970

May 9 - 14

PLACE

Miami, Florida – USA

VENUE

Miami-Dade County High Schools

PRESENTER

Miami Herald

SPONSORS

Miami Herald; Air Jamaica; Jamaica Tourist Board

September 28 - October 3

PLACE

Miami, Florida – USA

VENUE

Miami-Dade County Auditorium

PRESENTER

Miami Herald

SPONSORS

Miami Herald

1971

August 15 - 25

PLACE

Port of Spain; San Fernando – Trinidad

VENUE

Queen’s Hall; Naparima Bowl

PRESENTER

Nicholas Symonette

SPONSORS

Nicholas Symonette; Jamaica Tourist Board

August 26 - 29

PLACE

San Juan – Puerto Rico

VENUE

University Theater, Rio Piedras

PRESENTER

University of Puerto Rico

SPONSORS

University of Puerto Rico

1972

April 30 - May 3

PLACE

Miami, Florida – USA

VENUE

Miami-Dade County Auditorium

PRESENTER

Miami Herald

SPONSORS

Miami Herald

June 27 - July 1

PLACE

Hamilton – Bermuda

VENUE

Rosebank Theatre

PRESENTER

Bermuda Arts Council

SPONSORS

Bermuda Arts Council

August 24 - 28

PLACE

Georgetown – Guyana

VENUE

National Cultural Centre

PRESENTER

Carifesta 1972

SPONSORS

Government of Jamaica

September 17 - 23

PLACE

London – England

VENUE

Sadler’s Wells Theatre

PRESENTER

Sadler’s Wells Theatre

SPONSORS

Sadler’s Wells Foundation; British Overseas Airways; Jamaica Tourist Board

1973

April 8 – 16

PLACE

Brooklyn, NY – USA

VENUE

Brooklyn Academy of Music

PRESENTER

Brooklyn Academy of Music

SPONSORS

Brooklyn Academy of Music; Air Jamaica

1974

Apr 4 - 14

PLACE

Brooklyn, NY; Philadelphia, PA – USA

VENUE

Howard Gilman Opera House; Brooklyn Academy of Music; Temple University

PRESENTER

Brooklyn Academy of Music; Temple University

SPONSORS

Brooklyn Academy Of Music; Air Jamaica

August 13 – September 8

PLACE

Havana; Santiago –Cuba

VENUE

Teatro Garcia Lorca; Teatro Oriente

PRESENTER

Government of Cuba

SPONSORS

Government of Jamaica; Government of Cuba; Cubana Airlines

1975

April 18 – 20

PLACE

New Orleans, LA – USA

VENUE

Theater of Music and Performing Arts

PRESENTER

Ninth-Ward Neighborhood Council, Inc.

SPONSORS

Ninth-Ward Neighborhood Council, Inc.

May 16 – 19

PLACE

Ottawa; Toronto – Canada

VENUE

Southam Hall National Arts Centre; O’Keefe Centre

PRESENTER

Jamaica National League

SPONSORS

Jamaica National League; Air Jamaica

June 15

PLACE

Yellow Springs, Ohio – USA

VENUE

Antioch College

PRESENTER

Ohio Festival

SPONSORS

Government of Jamaica

June 30 – July 3

PLACE

Mexico City – Mexico

VENUE

Palacio de Bellas Artes

PRESENTER

Government of Jamaica

SPONSORS

Government of Jamaica

1976

April 1 – 4

PLACE

Washington D.C. – USA

VENUE

Cramton Auditorium, Howard University

PRESENTER

Howard University

SPONSORS

Inter American Foundation; Howard University

August 14 – 28

PLACE

Sydney; Canberra; Melbourne – Australia

VENUE

Theatre Royal; Canberra Theatre; Princess Theatre

PRESENTER

Australian Elizabethan Theatre Trust

SPONSORS

Government of Australia

1977

August 21 – September 14

PLACE

West Berlin; Bonn; Aachen; Hamburg; Munich; Frankfurt - Germany

VENUE

Urania Haus am Wittenbergplatz; Beethovenhalle; Eurogress (Congress Centre), Circus-Krone-Bau; Offenbach Theater an der Goethestrasse (Ffm)

PRESENTER

Government of Germany

SPONSORS

Government of Germany; Air Jamaica

1978

July 29

PLACE

Havana – Cuba

VENUE

Cathedral Square; Teatro Garcia Lorca

PRESENTER

Government of Cuba

SPONSORS

Government of Jamaica; Government of Cuba

1979

Apr 9 – 13

PLACE

Port of Spain – Trinidad

VENUE

Jamaica-Trinidad Association

PRESENTER

Jamaica-Trinidad Association

SPONSORS

Grace Kennedy Ltd., Jamaica

April 14 – 16

PLACE

Bridgetown – Barbados

VENUE

Combermere High School

PRESENTER

Government of Barbados

SPONSORS

Government of Barbados

August 21 – September 2

PLACE

Moscow; Leningrad; Kiev – USSR

VENUE

Ostankino Concert Studio; Tchaikovsky Concert Hall; Kirov Theatre; Palace of Culture

PRESENTER

Government of Jamaica

SPONSORS

Government of Jamaica; Government of USSR

September 30

PLACE

New York – USA

VENUE

Carnegie Hall

PRESENTER

Visual Arts Research and Resource Center Relating to the Caribbean, Inc.

SPONSORS

Visual Arts Research and Resource Center Relating to the Caribbean, Inc.

1980

November 27 – 30

PLACE

Brooklyn, NY – USA

VENUE

Howard Gilman Opera House, Brooklyn Academy of Music

PRESENTER

Visual Arts Research and Resource Center Relating to the Caribbean

SPONSORS

Visual Arts Research and Resource Center Relating to the Caribbean

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