Sunday, April 2, 2017

National Arts Festival Pits Best Against the Best

The nationally recognized ECC Drum Group.
By Jennifer Hudson

Adjudications for The E. Clement Bethel National Arts Festival began at the beginning of March in Nassau and were held on Abaco during the week of March 20- 24. This festival highlights the talents of students at primary, junior and senior high school levels in the fields of dance, drama, music and the visual arts. It is a truly national festival since it covers not only Nassau and Grand Bahama but all of the family islands also.

Students do not just compete against each other on their own island but against all of the other students in their class throughout the Bahamas. Therefore the winners are the most outstanding musicians in the entire Bahamas.  Read more >>