Margaret Ruth-Walcott Passes

‘Speaking about Walcott, novelist, playwright and short story writer Earl Lovelace said, “Margaret was somebody who helped to make things possible for theatre and the arts.”

A fountain of knowledge, he said in the early days she was very involved in laying the foundation for the theatre movement and remained very much involved until the end.

Together with her former husband (Nobel Laureate Derek Walcott) they formed the Trinidad Theatre Workshop. “I don’t know, how we will do without her going forward,” Lovelace said.’

READ THE ENTIRE ARTICLE with thanks to St. Lucian poet John Robert Lee for sharing the link and for tirelessly keeping us informed about happenings of note on the Caribbean artistic scene.

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