Caroline Taylor

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Caroline Taylor is an actor, singer, director, journalist and marketer[1] from Trinidad and Tobago.[2][3]

Life and career[edit]

Taylor was born in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago.[2] She studied music, dance and drama at an early age, winning a Trinidad & Tobago National Scholarship for Languages in 2000, and Commonwealth Scholarship (Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan) in 2009. She completed a Bachelor of Arts degree in Performance Studies at Williams College,[4] and studied at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute and the joint La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club and Trinity College, Hartford program in New York City, US. On a Commonwealth Scholarship, she completed a Master of Arts degree in drama at Goldsmiths, University of London.[5]

Taylor's work has included theatrical, musical and operatic performances in Trinidad,[6][3] the United Kingdom[7] and the United States, where she was reportedly the first Trinidadian to write and perform a show at the New York International Fringe Festival in New York City[8] and the Contains Fat Festival in London. In the field of publishing, she is the editor of Discover Trinidad and Tobago[9] at Media and Editorial Projects Limited, and writes for Caribbean Beat.[2][10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Making Social Media Success", Trinidad & Tobago Metro Magazine, 19 July 2011.
  2. ^ a b c Aretha Welch, "Caroline", Trinidad & Tobago Guardian, 9 July 2006.
  3. ^ a b "Marionettes' 'Carmen' Resumes Today", Trinidad & Tobago Express, 17 July 2011.
  4. ^ "The Artist Formerly Known As...Caroline Taylor" The Williams Record, March 2004.
  5. ^ "Local Commonwealth Scholar in London Performance Festival", Trinidad & Tobago Guardian, June 2010.
  6. ^ Peter Ray Blood, "Lights, Camera, Action – Theatre Comes Alive in T&T", Trinidad & Tobago Guardian, 7 April 2011.
  7. ^ "Messiah Mania: Trinis wow audiences in England", The Trinidad & Tobago Guardian, 6 October 2007.
  8. ^ Tomi Tsunoda, "Review: Pack Light at FringeNYC", NYTheatre.com, August 2006.
  9. ^ "Magazines Team up with TTFF", Trinidad & Tobago Guardian, 4 October 2011.
  10. ^ Caroline Taylor, "Saving Tobago's Turtles" Caribbean Beat, July/August 2011.

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