BGYEA injunction lifted by court
June 14, 2014
Cayo Neighborhood Watch Association holds information fair
June 15, 2014

Belizeans represent the nation abroad in fashion and dance

Joris Hendrik (Fashion Designer)

Posted: Saturday, June 14, 2014. 7:00 pm CST.

Joris Hendrik (Fashion Designer)

Joris Hendrik
(Fashion Designer)

Saturday, June 14, 2014. AARON HUMES Reporting: This week four Belizeans are leaving the Jewel for the United States and Kingston, Jamaica to participate in various training activities in the arts.

Fashion designer Joris Hendrik left on Tuesday to participate in the annual Caribbean Fashion Week which is ongoing.

He will be exhibiting in the weekend Fashion Showcase on June 14 and 15.

Hendrik’s designs are a mix of high fashion and casual, but is more famous for the couture designs worn by the likes of Special Envoy Kim Simplis Barrow.

He was accompanied by NICH President Diane Haylock and one of its creative development officers as a sign of their support for all artists.

Victor Cassanova

Victor Cassanova

Meanwhile, today, a trio of dancers from Corozal and Belize are leaving for a summer intensive workshop sponsored by the PGK Dance Project in San Diego, California.

Shadi Gillett and Victor Cassanova of Latino Dance Mix and Sheldon Bodden of New Generation Dance Group of Belize City will be learning ballet and contemporary dance techniques.

They were specially selected by the project’s director who visited during last year’s Dance X event.

On their return they will be expected to teach what they have learned.

And in one last piece of news from NICH, two local artists, Inga Woods and Gayla Fuller, are participating in a poster competition on climate change, as it relates to forestry.

They will be exhibiting their posters in El Salvador on July 14.

The winner will be invited to Germany for a special tour.


Advertise with the mоѕt vіѕіtеd nеwѕ ѕіtе іn Belize ~ We offer fully customizable and flexible digital marketing packages. Your content is delivered instantly to thousands of users in Belize and abroad! Contact us at mаrkеtіng@brеаkіngbеlіzеnеwѕ.соm or call us at 501-601-0315.


© 2014, BreakingBelizeNews.com. Content is copyrighted and requires written permission for reprinting in online or print media. Theft of content without permission/payment is punishable by law.


  • Galen University
  • Belmopan Aggregates
  • Belmopan Aggregates
  • larry waight
  • Belmopan Aggregates
  • cahal pech village resort
  • Galen University
  • Shindaiwa
  • Belmopan Aggregates