People of Note


Sybil Atteck

Sybil Atteck was born in Trinidad in 1911. She died in 1975 at the age of 64, and although most of her life was dedicated to the development of Art in Trinidad and Tobago, and to the utmost development of herself as an artist, today most of the young people of this country have not heard of this important lady…


Astor Johnson

Astor Johnson was one of the country’s most creative dancers. His was a very fertile imagination and this was showcased in his myriad style of dance. The Ministry has in its possession one of Astor’s last interviews where he speaks about his work, his style, his teaching technique and where he would like to see dance progress to in Trinidad and Tobago.

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