Members of the music and humanities neighborhood are coming collectively to assist a fellow artist in want with a fundraising musical telethon on Sunday, March 28. The occasion, staged by South Florida’s 4-M Worldwide Productions in affiliation with Irietimestv.com, will profit ailing drummer Calvin Mitchell.
Mitchell is a former Edna Manley School, Jamaica Faculty of Drama worker, and a Musgrave Bronze Medal awardee. As well as, he’s the founding member of Poets in Unity and the Poetry Society of Jamaica.
Calvin has a significant well being problem and is scheduled to bear costly surgical procedure and aftercare quickly.
The telethon which is scheduled to air from 4-6 p.m. on Sunday, March 28, 2021, on irietimestv.com, has attracted top-name entertainers together with the Fab 5 Band, The Jamaica People Singers, Gem Myers, Roy Rayon, Chanti-I, Milton Blake, Owen Blakka Ellis, Steve Higgins, SEA B, Sensible Wurdz and Anord Sichinsambwe.
A particular characteristic of the telethon shall be a collection of displays by Edna Manley School graduates. This contains Letna Allen, Andrene Bonner, Anita Stewart, Hillary Roosevelt and Burt Coburn. Additionally making a particular visitor look is internationally acclaimed dub poet d’bi.younger anitafrica.
The telethon will even characteristic a particular gospel phase praise of Crosslinks Studio.
The night will embody a trend present by New York-based award-winning clothier and former Poets in Unity member Hope Blake.
The pinnacle of 4-M Worldwide Productions, Malachi Smith, a founding member of Poets in Unity and founding father of the annual Jamaican Poets Nomadic Faculty Poetry Competition, is the conceptualizer of the profit. Malachi will even be performing for his ailing buddy.
How one can assist:
Donations could be made by way of Zelle or Money App: Joan Mitchell, Telephone: 240-559-7725, $hmitchell66, [email protected] Direct deposits Calvin Mitchell, Victoria Mutual Constructing Society, A/C# 2086510.