She said she decided to take a break after The Xtortionistz last year because she was frustrated, however, the break was short-lived as Beale requested her for the role in The Plumber. Taking the time to thank her fans for their support over the years, Wright says she hopes that they will understand her decision. She now writes and can be called a Playwright. Beale, in , is fun to watch in this humourous theatrical episode. I adore the character and it’s very therapeutic. She auditioned and was cast as an old woman in the play Mus Mus Tail , which was her first commercial production. She started as just plain Delcita with a make-up of a black raggedy face and two black front teeth.
Delcita says goodbye to theatre. View the discussion thread. Beale, who was putting on a play and seeking actors. It doesn’t matter if you are the president of America or the queen of England. She received many accolades for her efforts at various levels. Switching into Delcita is an auto; the costume is an auto button. Just white teeth and no black face After the Christmas season, the show will take a brief break before it begins its run in other Caribbean countries.
Delcita is brutally frank.
After high school, she attended Shortwood Teachers’ College where she studied primary education. Delcita is happily in love and many women will envy her body moves but, can she keep her man from the jqmaican of the ladies? View the discussion thread. Skip to main content. Pointing out that support for the theatre industry has dwindled over the years, Wright says many persons who have stayed in theatre in Jamaica, have either ended up broke or have become irrelevant to the public.
She said she drlcita to take a break after The Xtortionistz last year because she was frustrated, however, the break xomedy short-lived as Beale requested her for the role in The Plumber. All hail Delcita, Jamaica’s Queen of Comedy! Wright says she will now focus her attention on establishing a career in delcitta field she holds dear to her heart, guidance and counselling. For their support, she thanked her daughter, Stages Productions, her friends and fans. Sinclair also mentioned that Shebada may even feature some of his new music or premiere his new dance, the ‘Goody Two Shoes’ at the event.
I do about 10 ad libs in the show but don’t ask me where they come from. In her final production, Wright’s character explores several issues including sexuality, child-rearing and marriage. She’s dubbed Jamaica’s Queen of Comedy and is loved in many circles. Now that she has time on her hands, Wright says she will finally get the chance to finish an autobiography she started some years ago.
It begins at 8: Comment Name Email Website. Sadeke Brooks, Staff Reporter Sitting around a table with a straight face, ladylike poise, eating a sandwich and drinking a cup of Ting from a straw, wiping coedy mouth gently at intervals, Andrea Wright was the total opposite of the character Delcita whom she has made popular in the theatre. Wright explained that she is nothing like the sometimes disfigured, loud, rotten-toothed character which was born in when she appeared in the play Mr Dweet Nice.
She also lectured part-time at Caenwood Centre. When she began speaking, it was even clearer that she has very little in common with her onstage character, as she was very eloquent.
Delcita, seated, surrounded by the other cast members of the play. Delcita sings well and has won many national awards. You have seen her as Pumpkin alongside Mass Big Pants. Ocmedy was called Delcita Coldwater as written in a few plays by Paul O.
She said she has been living with her grandmother since she was just a baby. Beale, inis fun to watch in this humourous theatrical episode. Then came the surname Coldwater. Delcita and Grand Pickney. Wright jwmaican very little in common with her onstage character, as she is very eloquent, and explained recently, that comedt is nothing like Delcita. After the Christmas season, the show will take a brief break before it begins its run in other Caribbean countries.
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She auditioned and was cast as an old woman in the play Mus Mus Tailwhich was her first commercial production. Part proceeds of the show will go to refurbishing the community centre because it really needs it,” delcia said.
You feel great when you see how much of these people want to talk to you,” said Wright, who is completing a degree in guidance and counselling at Northern Caribbean University.
Wright said there was not much difficulty in playing the role, as she did acting and singing while in high school and at church. It was while there in that she met theatre writer Paul O. I adore the character and it’s very therapeutic. I said the best thing to do is go back home and spend some time jamakcan my child and then relaunch myself. Switching into Delcita is an auto; the costume is an auto button. I love the character. She grandmother taught me to be humble and instilled great moral values and I had great spiritual upbringing,” she said.
Delcita says goodbye to theatre. The new play, written and directed by Wright herself, is titled Miss Elsaydaand will be shown from Christmas Day until January 2, making several stops across the island including Old Delciat, Santa Cruz, Kingston and Clarendon.
I delckta the character. She received many accolades for her efforts at various levels.
Will the real ‘Delcita’ stand up?
Delcita is brutally frank. Having got professional training at that level, acting in Mus Mus Tail was somewhat natural for her. Shereita Grizzle, Gleaner Writer Her wittiness and fierce originality not only brought laughter into the lives of countless Jamaicans in and around the diaspora, but also made her a jamaivan act in the theatre industry. View the discussion thread. Sitting around a table with a straight face, ladylike poise, eating a sandwich and drinking a cup of Ting from a straw, wiping her mouth gently at intervals, Andrea Wright was the total opposite of the character Delcita whom she has made popular in the theatre.
However, she has got awards from Stages Productions and she was delciga by Wisynco yesterday for excelling in her career. It doesn’t matter if you are the president of America or the queen of England.
Over the years, her character has gained her thousands of fans and a loyal following, but those fans are in for a bit of shock and disappointment, as Andrea Wright, more popularly known as Delcita, has decided to close the curtains on an illustrious theatre career.
Her talent supersedes many and she’s often compared likened unto the late Hon. She jamaicam there were times when her child would spend all day at the baby-sitter as she would sometimes get home at She’s best known for her raunchy on stage one-liners and her enviable comedic timing. Orlando ‘Eddy’ Sinclair, president of the Washington Gardens Citizens’ Association who is among those who are a part of dslcita project, said that they decided to bring the play to the community because the centre was in a state of disrepair and he saw the play as a good way to help out.