January 17, 2021

Cayman Islands: On Golden Pond tickets at CDS now on sale!

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LOVE THEATRE SHOW THAT SPECIAL SOMEONE YOU CARE, OR TREAT YOURSELF, WITH THEATRE TICKETS THIS VALENTINES DAY! Cayman Drama Society is happy to bring you ON GOLDEN POND this March at the Prospect Playhouse. The plot focuses on ageing couple Ethel and Norman Thayer, who spend each summer at their home on a lake called […]

Educating not only Rita

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The Cayman Drama Society’s (CDS) latest production is the very well known Willy Russell’s “Educating Rita”. In the CDS’s synopsis of the play it says “Frank is a tutor of English in his fifties whose disillusioned outlook on life drives him to drink and bury himself in his books. Enter Rita, a forthright 26-year-old hairdresser […]

The Editor Speaks: The worst storms makes even worse reporting

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Listening and watching the reporting of the latest Atlantic and Pacific storms I was shocked at some of the reporting. It was with almost glee in the voices of some of the reporters on US television channels as they foretold the coming doom in store for residents in the US Carolinas from Hurricane Florence and […]

The Editor Speaks: Anne Frank’s Diary is a wake up call

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I was with other media writers and invited teenage school pupils last Tuesday (4) to watch the dress rehearsal of the newly adapted Wendy Kesselman stage play, “The Diary of Anne Frank”. Originally written by Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett, Kesselman’s version portrays Anne as she really was – a young woman capable of being […]

Anne Frank is alive and well

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“The Diary of Anne Frank” will entertain, make you laugh, make you cry and is an experience you will remember forever. When I walked into the Prospect Playhouse last Tuesday I was shocked at what I first saw. Instead of the normal seating in tiered rows I saw a bare auditorium littered with cardboard boxes […]

Anne’s Diary is Dramatic!

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The Cayman Drama Society presents “The Diary of Anne Frank” Directed by Kirsty Halliday and Produced by Sheree Ebanks. Incidental music by Chuck & Barrie Playing at The Prospect Playhouse, Red Bay, September 6-9, 13-16. IMAGES: Colin Wilson A full critique will be provided by Georgina Wilcox for Monday’s iNews Cayman. Just to say, I […]

Grease was ‘Lightning’ fast

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By Georgina Wilcox The Cayman Drama Society’s latest production at The Prospect Playhouse is the musical “Grease”. I have to admit I groaned when I saw the news from the CDS that “Grease” was going to be staged. I had seen five different stage productions of “Grease” and that did not include the TV production […]

Cayman Drama Society: Cambridge Tour – A Midsummer Night’s Dream

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The Cayman Drama Society (“CDS”) is delighted to announce that they will be hosting the Cambridge University American Stage Tour (“CAST”) for their second visit to the Cayman Islands. CAST was established under the patronage of Dame Judi Dench in 2000 and is one of the major international theatre tours of Cambridge University. It aims […]

CDS latest production is “Sistahs”

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Colin Wilson I was invited along with other members of the media last Thursday to a rehearsal of the Caribbean play “Sistahs” at The Prospect Playhouse. Billed by the Cayman Drama Society as a comedy ,“You’ll laugh until you cry”, I was expecting something like “Rundown” or as it is the Playhouse is the Theatre […]

Cayman Drama Society to present the musical “Footloose”

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The Cayman Drama Society is excited to announce that tickets for their 2017 musical, “Footloose – The Musical”, are now on sale.  We urge you to book early to avoid disappointment – the performances will sell out. As CDS prepare to Kick off their Sunday shoes and cut Foot loose, they hope you will join […]