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Have a laugh watching St Goegeous v Stunnerset

Those if you in attendance at Mambo Nights on Saturday will have enjoyed a fantastic live performance from three-time Latin Grammy Award Winner, Willy Torres. Great news for anyone who missed it, or wants an encore, as Rumba°R have arranged for an intimate concert on Saturday, August 17 from 6.30pm until 11pm. For diners interested in experiencing the performance, tables can be reserved in both the courtyard and the upper balcony. Chef Tomasz has created a special three-course menu for $39 per person, and the usual tapas menu will also be available. There is no cover charge but space is limited so reservations are recommended. For more information, contact Rumba°R/Victoria Grill at victoriagrill@irg.bm or 296-5050.

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The CaBrailsong School of Vocal Arts is calling on all young people aged between five and 21 to participate in the Summer Singing Experience, running from Monday, August 19 until Sunday, August 25. Choral Workshops will be held nightly from Monday to Friday between 6pm and 8.30pm at the Allen Temple AME Church and there will also be a rehearsal at 2pm on Saturday, August 24. The Finale Concert will be at 6pm on Sunday, August 25 at the Willowbank Conference Centre. Registration costs $60 for the week, with some scholarships available, and the Finale Concert tickets cost $20 each. For more information, contact 234-0433 or allentemple@northrock.bm.

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Due to popular demand, the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute (BUEI) are once again hosting Ocean Vet Bermuda, the fourth lecture in the Citizen Science Lecture Series on Tuesday, August 20. Ocean Vet Bermuda is the title for a proposed 12-show series scheduled to be filmed in Bermuda in 2014. Bermuda's own Dr Neil Burnie will share entertaining stories of his own marine exploits and will also offer a preview of some of the never-before-seen footage, featuring episodes on groupers, marlin, humpback whales, tiger sharks, the Sargasso Sea and the lionfish invasion. Doors open at 6.30pm with Happy Hour prices on drinks at Harbourfront. The lecture itself will start at 7pm and afterwards, Harbourfront is offering a special menu to advance ticket holders at a cost of $39.75 plus grats. Tickets are $20 for members, $25 for non-members and available from the Oceans Gift Shop at BUEI or from 294-0204.

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Another great opportunity to listen to entertaining presentations on a variety of topics, without worrying that any of the speakers will waffle on for too long, as the fourth edition of PechaKucha Night Bermuda will be on Thursday, August 22. This will take place at Bermuda Society of Arts, City Hall and speakers include Gregory Nelmes (interior designer), Sara Corday (genealogist), Jim Goossens (urban planner), Jeanne Wohlmuth (wellness practitioner), MaryLeigh Burnett (mural/art), Dana Cooper (fashion designer), Earl Jones (physicist), Stratton Hatfield (designer), Kristin White (Transition Bermuda) and Chris Burville (photographer). Doors open at 6pm and the show starts at 6.30pm. Admission is free, although donations are welcome. For more information, see their Facebook Page.

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If you like your comedy to be a little more off-the-cuff than the norm, get yourself along to the Improvised Comedy Cup Match 2013 on Thursday, August 22 and Friday, August 23. From 8pm at Daylesford Theatre, two teams, St Gorgeous and Stunnerset, will compete to see who can come up with the best and funniest scenes, making it up as they go along based on audience suggestions (like in the show “Whose Line is it Anyway?”). You are invited to wear your Cup Match team colours and bring noisemakers. Tickets are $20 and available online at www.express.bm. All proceeds will go to charity — 50 percent to the BMDS Charitable Trust and 50 percent to the Family Centre.

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The Heritage Worship Centre will be showcasing the various talents of local young adults at The Sound, an inspirational concert on Saturday, August 31. Doors open at 7pm and from 7.30pm you can expect live instrumental music, original compositions, vocals and spoken word, with featured artists including Aisha NuSound, Alex Bassett, Chandra Maybury, England's Mischa Laurén and many more. Admission is $25 for general admission, $20 per person for groups of ten, $50 for Patrons, $75 for Gold Patrons and $10 for children under 12. Tickets are available online at www.pTix.bm or from the Heritage Bookstore. For more information, contact aishanusound@gmail.com or 538-2686. Part of the proceeds will go to Big Brothers & Big Sisters Bermuda.

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Suppositions, the next in the PartnerRe Art Lecture Series at Bermuda National Gallery will be on Friday, September 13th. The guest speaker will be New York-based artist, Sanford Biggers who will discuss his work from the past two years, investigating the themes of identity, race, African American history, and spirituality, often through the blending of installation and performance. The reception will be from 5.30pm, followed by the lecture itself at 6pm. The cost is $10 for members and $20 for non-members. For further details, or to RSVP, contact director@bng.bm or on 295-9428.

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Published August 15, 2013 at 9:00 am (Updated August 14, 2013 at 7:37 pm)

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