Behind the Scenes

MA’s Playhouse Profile of the Week in The West Indian Newspaper

“It is seldom that one finds a young person that is talented, well-spoken and thrive on challenges. Antonevia Ocho-Coultes is the founder and Artistic Director of MA’s Playhouse, New York.  A company that is committed to bringing the cultures of the Caribbean to a wider audience in the North America.”

“MA’s Playhouse aims to showcase the voice of the Caribbean, its playwrights, actors, and poets. The company has been doing really well so far. It’s first  performance ‘Nostalgia, Memories of a Tropical Past’ was a sold-out affair and the public demanded more. According to Antonevia the performance was, about people coming ad talking about growing up in the Caribbean and there voices in New York relating to their experience about living in the Metropolis. The performance was set to a backdrop of pan, guitar and drums.”[more…]

“Antonevia has bold plans for MA’s Playhouse. She wants to see it thriving and come to a place where it is serving the community fully.  As you can see Antonevia is a rare talent that has a far way to go. she is making a positive difference and we wish her and her family all the best in the future. Please contact or or via Facebook at”

Author: Dr. Dhanpaul Narine of the West Indian Newspaper.



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