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Bermuda films star at Historical Lecture Series event

The next Historical Heartbeats Winter Lecture Series will be a Film Night on Thursday, March 13th, screening two 30-minute films, ‘Bermuda Cedar' and ‘The Easter Lily', at Bermuda National Library. This event is a collaboration with the Bermuda National Library and the Bermuda Historical Society and will begin at 6pm. Both films are from Brendan Hollis' About Bermuda series. Dr Walwyn Hughes will serve as moderator for the evening. This event is free to the public. For more details, contact Folklife Officer Dr Kim Dismont Robinson on 292-1681 or kdrobinson@gov.bm, or visit www.communityandculture.bm.

The March edition of the Bermuda Docs Weekend Film Series will be on Sunday, March 16th in the usual location of the Tradewinds Auditorium at BUEI. ‘Dear Mr Watterson', a documentary about comic strip characters Calvin and Hobbes, will be showing at 3pm. This will be followed by ‘On My Way', a French comedic drama starring Catherine Deneuve, at 5.15pm. More details on the films can be found at www.bermudadocs.com. Tickets are $15 and available at Oceans Gift Shop or by phoning 297-7314.

Saturday, March 29th is the last Saturday of the month, which means that it's Super Saturday at Masterworks in the Botanical Gardens! Each month has a different theme and this one will be ‘Space and Beyond', where families can participate in free themed arts and craft activities from 10am until 2pm. There is no need to register so you can just turn up on the day. Full details can be found at www.bermudamasterworks.com. For more information, contact 299-4000.

Enjoy 6 Designers, 5 Performances, 3 Fashion Demos, bottle cap bikini girls, special giveaways/prizes, drink specials and much more as XoeTiqu presents Taste of Skin Cocktail Party & Fashion Show on Saturday, March 29th. This will take place from 7pm until 11pm at Beluga Bar in Washington Mall. The dress code is evening wear/Dress to Impress, so no hats, sneakers, T-shirts or baggy clothes. This event is for over-18s and ID is required. General admission is $50 and tickets are available at: Beluga Bar, The Edge, Secrets, Jazzy Boutique, TK Hair Salon and Kit ‘N' Caboodle. There are also limited VIP Experience tickets available for $100 and these must be purchased by Saturday, March 22nd. This event is also designer James R Lee's 25th birthday and proceeds will go towards his university tuition fees for Fashion School. For more information, contact james_lee_89@hotmail.com or 704-0559.

Billed as a Big People Party, D'General presents Return Fete 2014 from 9pm on Saturday, March 29th. This event will take place at Jenny's Car Park on the site of the Old Bermuda Bakery on Pitts Bay Road. The headliner will be Farmer Nappy, fresh from Trinidad Carnival and in Bermuda for the first time. Featured DJs will include D'General, Russell (Rusty G) Griffith and Jugglin Jason. Tickets are $40 in advance, $35 for earlybirds who purchase before March 16th, and are available from Kit N Caboodle, Mambo, Stefanel, The Edge, or online at www.pTix.bm. For more information, including details on group rates, contact info@d-general.com or 300-1049.

As part of the Bermuda Yoga Festival, renowned Kirtan chant recording artists CC White and David Newman (Durga Das) are coming to Bermuda with their bands to perform at two separate Kirtan Chant Concerts in the Mid-Ocean Ampitheatre at the Fairmont Southampton on Friday, April 4th and Saturday, April 5th. You are invited to join in and chant along with the live musicians and, if you don't sing, fear not as Kirtan creates the ultimate space where you can sing as if no one can hear you, dance, or simply enjoy. David Newman's (Durga Das) concert will be on April 4th and CC White's concert will be on April 5th, with Bermuda's own kirtan band and kirtan chant group opening each concert. Doors open at 6.30pm and showtime is at 7pm with the main act beginning at 8pm. Tickets are $55 per concert, $95 for both concerts, and free for under-12s. Tickets can be purchased online at www.pTix.bm. More information and a complete schedule of festival events can be found at www.bermudayogafestival.com.

Always a popular event on the Bermuda Calendar, Teachers Football Rugby Club (TRFC) presents ‘Fight Night XVI: Relentless', an evening of both Boxing and Muay Thai, on Saturday, April 5th at Berkeley Institute Gym. Doors open at 6pm and the first fight starts at 7pm. This event will feature many exciting amateur matches with the main event of the night being Bermuda's World Wushu Silver Medalist Jermal Woolridge “The Animal” challenging Canadian WXC Warrior Joey Brozovich. Tickets are $50 for general admission, $110 for VIPs and part proceeds will benefit the Dante Noel-Simmons Education Fund. Tickets can be purchased from International Sports Shop, The Paraquet Restaurant, TRFC members or online at pTix.bm.

The Bermuda School of Music will present the 17th Annual ‘Some Enchanted Evening' with special guests Blazin' Fiddles from Scotland on Saturday, April 26th. The Bermuda School of Music faculty and students will kick off this year's event with the orchestra accompanying four classical concertos, leading the way for the members of the award winning Blazin' Fiddles to deliver a musically intoxicating finale for all. The show begins at 7.30pm in the Earl Cameron Theatre at City Hall. Tickets cost $40 for adults, $15 for children or $100 for Patrons and are available from www.pTix.bm. For more information, contact 296-5100 or info@musicschool.bm.

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Published March 06, 2014 at 8:00 am (Updated March 05, 2014 at 4:19 pm)

Bermuda films star at Historical Lecture Series event

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