Children’s Festival Participants

The line-up of performers, storytellers and writers at the 2017 NGC Children's Bocas Lit Fest

Agyei Archer

Graphic Designer

Auntie Thea


Avion Crooks

Storyteller, Actress

Colin Bootman

Illustrator, Author

Janine Mendes-Franco

Writer and producer

Jeunanne Alkins

Author of Hatch

Joan Osborne

Storyteller, Actress

Kahaya Sooklalsingh

Arts Facilitator

Lalonde Ochoa

Storyteller, Actor

Lou Lyons


Lylah Persad

Storyteller, Actress

Melissa Matthews

Artist, writer, and entrepreneur

Muhammad Muwakil

Poet and musician

Natalie Edgecombe

Editor, Volcano Stories

Omardath Maharaj

Agricultural Economist

Penelope Spencer

Actress, Author

Sufia Giza Amenwahsu

Poet and Historian

Thelma Perkins

Writer and storyteller