Come tonight, Saturday April 14th 2018, this year’s renewal of the Shortwood Teachers College’s Evening of Excellence, dubbed Jammin’ on the Lawns . The diversified evening ofEtana (at right) and international award winning dance theatre company Ashe Ensemble.
Ashe’s appearance is part of their ‘25 Giveback’ events in commemoration of their 25th anniversary.
The Ensemble is set to storm the stage with their characteristic energetic and engaging delivery of song dance and drumming. Conroy Wilson, Executive Director of Ashe explained their reason for choosing this event of one of their 25 giveback events: “We had many requests, but we chose this event because education is very close to our hearts. We are a company of excellence and this is what the evening is about. We also admire the college’s push to ensure comfortable accommodations for their residents”.
From Ashe, the baton will be passed on to Etana, The Strong One, who, fresh from her US tour, will maintain the vibe and positive energy as she delivers a captivating session, featuring songs from her new album Reggae Forever and longtime favourites.
The new album, the first project undertaken by herself since parting company with VP records features the thematic “Spread Love”, “Good Enough”, You’re The One” and many more. The album was released March 8.
“When Push Come To Shove”, it will be Freddie who will anchor the evening and take the crowd home in style, delivering hits like “Don’t Wanna Be Lonely”, “Big Ship” and “I Was Born A Winner” punctuated by many more from his amazing repertoire.
The event will be under the patronage of Lady Allen, and is presented by the Consultancy Inc CA, XKlusiv Media Group TVJ, Kool 97 FM, Highqual Industry Ltd and Olive International, distributors of Clavileno, Las Tablas and Castillo de Daimiel brands of Spanish wines.