Lifestyle Lifestyle en-us Having designs on the carnival scene Colita Cook-Shillingford's go-to look is all black, her hair in a bun.The colourful designs she debuted at the Nova Mas International launch seemed a little out of character - to people who didn't know her that well."Anyone who knew me from high school or knew my grandmother, Sylvia Joseph, or my mother, Beverley Joseph Zuill, who... Wed, 26 Feb 2020 07:00:00 EST Pioneering Gil always looks ahead Gil Tucker was the only black student in his class throughout his years at Saltus Grammar School.Both welcomed and teased, he refused to let anyone set limits on him. At Harrington Sound Primary School, where he'd studied earlier, he'd been inspired by a teacher, Clevelyn Crichlow."He instilled in me that I was as good as... Tue, 25 Feb 2020 07:00:00 EST From beach to book As the years pass, memory fades and sometimes, photographs, too. Worried by that, Nicky Gurret decided a book would help preserve the art she and others had created in sand over the years.<i>Beach Art: Bermuda Beach Therapy</i> is an ode to the designs they drew between the high and low-tide marks; a rake and... Mon, 24 Feb 2020 07:00:00 EST Red Priest liven up classic music tracks <i>Red Priest at the Ruth Seaton James Auditorium</i>Bermuda's own Violin Sisters, Naphisa and Sari Smith, opened this evening with their subtle and energetic interpretation of the Allegro from Vivaldi's <i>Concerto for Two Violins in A minor</i>. A good choice for an opener, for during his lifetime... Mon, 24 Feb 2020 07:00:00 EST Discover the joy of singing Join the City Singers and bring a little joy to your Tuesday afternoon. The group is designed for, and open to, anyone who enjoys music and could use a boost in the middle of their day. It meets every Tuesday from 12.30pm to 1.15pm at The Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity for a casual singing session led by Jennie Foster Skelton... Sat, 22 Feb 2020 07:00:00 EST Around the Churches, February 22, 2020 <b>TODAY• St Peter's Church: </b>Wreaths will be laid at the grave of US Midshipman Richard Dale at 5.15pm in the churchyard. This marks the 88th annual Midshipman Dale Commemoration in which the United States Navy expresses its gratitude to the people of St George's for caring for young Richard Dale until his death in 1815. Sat, 22 Feb 2020 07:00:00 EST