Martin, who is one of the most experienced dance tutors and directors in St. Kitts and Nevis, shared the excitement of her group, when she explained that “The Ensemble is replete with exciting young dancers and choreographers, bursting with energy and style.”
She encouraged all those who are lovers of the art form to mark 14th April on their calendar, for “There will be beautiful dancing as well as other artistic expressions at which the members are quite skilled.”
Martin said the group has been kept busy, engaging in intense dance training sessions, held at the Victoria Road Community Center. Ms. Martin indicated that also assisting the dancers is Heidi Slack, who was honoured this year for her 20+ years of contribution to the Performing Arts, in addition to former Ensemble members Ozelle Martin, Shanda Labega and Shara Lee Mourillon.
Since its inception over fifteen years, the CFBC Dance Ensemble has been providing dance instruction as well as performance and choreography opportunities to college students. Presently, the group is managed by President – Candace Richards, Vice President- Nekirah Nicholls, Public Relations Officer – Desi Brown, Secretary / Treasurer- Donalene Roberts and Assistant Secretary/Treasurer – Aldeen Isaac.
The Clarence Fitzroy Bryant College (CFBC) Dance Ensemble has indicated that this year’s production will be titled, “DANCE WORKS”.
With a record breaking membership of forty-three (43) dancers, who are all full time students at the CFB College, officials have revealed that a dynamic repertoire of pieces will be presented highlighting various of genres of dance such hip hop, African, contemporary, lyrical, jazz, dancehall, soca, abstract, folk and contemporary.