June 17, 2021

Cayman Islands: Rundown returns with original creator Dave Martins making appearance

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Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – Rundown, the Cayman National Cultural Foundation’s (CNCF) annual comedy revue, returns to the Harquail Theatre for its 26th season starting Thursday, 26 April through Sunday, 13 May. Fans and followers of the show will be delighted to hear that the first week will feature a special appearance by show creator […]

CNCF’s Dress for Culture Day celebrates Cayman Islands’ diversity

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Dress For Culture Day, the Cayman National Cultural Foundation’s (CNCF) annual ‘dress up, dress down’ fundraiser is coming up on Friday, 23 February, and organisers are inviting schools, businesses and individuals across the Cayman Islands to get creative and display their homeland pride and cultural attire on that day. CNCF is asking for a donation […]

Calling all Cayman Islands fish fry vendors

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Cayman National Cultural Foundation (CNCF) Announces Call for Fish Fry Vendors for Gimistory 2017 For priority consideration, prospective vendors should submit applications by deadline 6 November 2017 Local ‘Fish Fry’ vendors with experience serving high volumes of customers efficiently are welcome to submit applications to participate in the ‘2017 Gimistory District Fish Fry Competition’. Since […]

Cayman Islands Red Sky at Night and Rundown

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Excitement is building for Red Sky at Night! Register for Dress For Culture Day Host a dress down day at your business or school on Friday 24th February (or your preferred date!) and have everyone wear clothing that reflects their culture(s). Whether it be football jerseys or traditional costumes, all forms of cultural dress are […]

Calling all Cayman Islands’ filmmakers

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[Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands] The Travelling Caribbean Film Showcase (TCFS), a cultural, non-lucrative and regional event, has requested the participation of Caymanian Filmmakers. The Cayman National Cultural Foundation (CNCF) will be accepting film submissions for the 8th Edition of the Travelling Caribbean Film Showcase. Films must be submitted by December 14th 2016. Any Caymanian Fillmmaker […]

Cayman Islands schools receiving a Foundation in Culture

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[Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands] As part of the Literacy month festivities in September, the Cayman National Cultural Foundation (CNCF) Managing Director Ms. Marcia Muttoo, accompanied by Mr. Bryan Hunter, the Managing Partner at Appleby and sponsor of the publication, presented Hon. Tara Rivers, the Minister of Education and Councillor Roy McTaggart from the Ministry of […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

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Cayman Islands utility company hurricane drill Wed (15) Cayman Utiltity Company (CUC) will be performing its annual Hurricane Drill commencing at 6:00 a.m. tomorrow, Wednesday, June 15, 2016. They will be simulating the approach of a hurricane and will be shuttering the Administration Building, readying the Power Plant grounds, moving vehicles to the South Sound Substation and […]

New artwork commemorates Cayman Islands’ Harquail Theatre

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CAYMAN NATIONAL CULTURAL FOUNDATION A new artwork, commemorating the Harquail Theatre’s 30th anniversary, was unveiled at a ceremony on Thursday, 19 May 2016. Created by members of the Young At Arts® (YAA) Collective, the installation hangs on the large wall facing the pond, outside the Harquail Theatre. The Collective is group of 30 talented artists, […]

Auditions open for Cayman Islands Summer Arts Intensive

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Aspiring actors, dancers and musicians are invited to audition for Cayman National Cultural Foundation’s (CNCF’s) Young at Arts® (YAA) Summer Theatre Arts Intensive, which trains young artists in the practical disciplines of performing arts. The six week programme is supported by Butterfield. Participants ages 14-22 will receive instruction from qualified performing arts instructors and practitioners […]

Cayman Islands Cultural Foundation has successful grants programme

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The Cayman National Cultural Foundation (CNCF) is pleased to announce the recipients of grants for the arts, following the Grant Committee’s March 2016 Review. These include the local movie cast of “Tripping Through”; Caribbean Haven’s Music Therapy Programme; the “Singrays” A Cappella group; Martin Keeley for the publication of his book, “Marvellous Mangroves”; and the […]