Bocas Lit Fest

Derron Sandy

Spoken Word Poet
Trinidad & Tobago

Derron Sandy was born in 1987 in Maloney, Trinidad and Tobago. He has been a full time performer for eight years extending his art form into innovative solutions. He provides creative direction (theatre and film), educational products, master classes and riveting performances. Sandy is a master teaching artist with over ten years of experience in workshop curricula design, coaching and evaluating spoken word performances.

Sandy has been awarded in the field of performance on multiple occasions, including publication in Indianapolis and longlisted for the Johnson and Amoy Achong Caribbean Writers Award.

His love for God pushes his constant desire to improve his communities and empower his peers using writing and performance. Sandy believes that it is important to live his words else the performance is empty. He is devoted to his love as the core of his principles and as such his work pushes listeners toward positive solutions where righteousness is rewarded.

Years Attended

2018 Adult’s Festival Participant, 2018 Children’s Festival Participant, 2021 Adult's Festival Participant, 2021 Workshop Facilitator, 2021 Youth Fest Participant
Youth Festival Event

Date

Aug 19 2021
01:00 pm - 02:00 pm
Youth Festival Event

Date

Jul 26 2021
06:00 pm - 08:00 pm
Festival Programme Event

Date

Apr 25 2021
03:00 pm - 03:30 pm
Festival Programme Event

Date

Apr 24 2021
04:30 pm - 04:45 pm
Festival Programme Event

Date

Apr 24 2021
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
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