Antourage Productions dominate King and Queen competition
Joseph Lewis won with his portrayal of Zharvakko - the Voudon King of Death
Reigning King of Carnival Joseph Lewis topped the preliminaries of the Senior Kings and Queens competition on Thursday night.
Lewis won with his portrayal of Zharvakko - the Voudon King of Death from Antourage Productions 2020 presentation Journey to Wonderland.
Antourage also saw success with their Queen, Savitri Holassie, who topped the female competition with her portrayal of Wrath of the Sea Witch. Last year's Queen of the Bands, Shynel Brizan placed 14th. Only the top 10 from each category will proceed to the finals on Dimanche Gras night, Carnival Sunday.
Antourage also has another King and Queen in the finals with Roxanne Omalo and Ravi Lakhan placing fifth in their respective competitions.
Rounding out the top three in the Queens was Sevel Nicholls with her portrayal of the Power of Love from the band Mas Pieta designed by Peter Minshall while Mary George from the band K2K Alliance and Partners placed third with her portrayal of Le Feu Maman! Le Feu (The Fire, Mama! The Fire).
In the King competition, Earl Thompson placed second with The Love of Power from the band Mas Pieta designed by Peter Minshall while Ted Eustace placed third with Lords of de Savannah from Paparazzi's 2020 presentation Hidden.
Below are the top ten in the King and Queen of Carnival categories who will be advancing to the finals.
QUEEN OF CARNIVAL
1st SAVITRE HOLASSIE: WRATH OF THE SEA WITCH
2nd SEVEL NICHOLLS: THE POWER OF LOVE
3rd MARY GEORGE: LE FEU MAMAN! LE FEU! ( THE FIRE, MAMA! THE FIRE!)
4th KAY MASON: VENETIAN BEAUTY
5th ROXANNE OMALO: MOTHER OF DRAGONS- KEEPER OF LIGHT
6th KRYSTAL THOMAS: DE MATING DANCE
7th JONELL DICK: " AZIZA " THE GUARDIAN OF LUST
8th KERINA BADAL SHAMARAN: GUARDIAN OF THE HORNED SERPENT
9th AMANDA "BAILEY" MC CLEAN THE MAIZE GODDESS: GODDESS OF CORN + REVIVAL OF LIFE
10th PEOLA MARCHAN: WAR OF CONQUEST
KING OF CARNIVAL
1st JOSEPH LEWIS: "ZHARVAKKO"-THE VOUDUN KING OF DEATH
2nd EARL THOMPSON: THE LOVE OF POWER
3rd TED EUSTACE: LORDS OF DE SAVANNAH
4th RAYMOND MARK: "LUST"- THE BEAST THAT CONSUMES
5th RAVI LAKHAN: "DIABLO"- LORD OF CONFLICT & TERROR
6th ADRIAN YOUNG: DADDY JUMBIE/PAPA JUMBIE: PROTECTOR OF THE FOLKLORE AND WALKER OF THE SLEEPING SPIRIT OF MAS
7th SK008 MARLON RAMPERSAD: "CYRUS THE GREAT"
8th PATRICK ROBERTS JR: THE RED DRAGON KIVES AGAIN, THANKS MR PRIME MINISTER
9th RUSSELL GRANT: MONTEZUMA, DEPOSED EMPEROR OF THE AZTECS
10th TEKEL SYLVAN CHRISTOPHER: D'EATH, WINDER OF THE SPIDER