January 30, 2015
Curtains open on 2015 Primary Schools’ Performing Arts Festival next Tuesday

The annual Primary Schools’ Performing Arts Festival (PRISPAF) 2015 will officially start on Tuesday, February 3, at the Kingstown Preparatory School.{{more}}

Remarks will come from Ministry of Education and Department of Culture officials. Preliminary judging will be done during the following five weeks until Wednesday, March 4. The Grand Days to showcase and record the highlights of all schools in the preliminary round will be held on Tuesday, March 10 and Wednesday, March 11 at the Kingstown Methodist Church Hall commencing at 9 a.m. on both days.

PRISPAF is the acronym for “Primary Schools’ Performing Arts Festival.” It is designed to showcase, expose and channel the diverse talents of students into a wholesome, guided and nurtured experience, so that they can benefit. The festival is a collaborative effort of the Ministry of Education and the Department of Culture. Over 60 primary schools in St Vincent and the Grenadines have expressed interest in participating in this year’s festival.