eLEWsive Thohoughts – Scotiabank Toronto Caribbean Carnival – Caribana 2013

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Theme this year was “Rookie\Tourist”. Be sure to see the Facebook gallery.

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2013 Scotiabank Caribana™ Band of the Year (Category A)
RANK – THEME – MAS BAND (BANDLEADER) – SCORE

1st HEAVEN AND EARTH – The Hyper Physical Being – Louis Saldenah Mas-K Club (Louis Saldenah) – 452
2nd THE REEF – King Crab – Carnival Nationz – (Marcus Eustace) – 447
3rd 007, MAS NEVER DIES – Moonraker – Toronto Revellers (Jamaal Magloire) – 429

2013 Scotiabank Caribana™ Band of the Year (Category B&C)
RANK – THEME – MAS BAND (BANDLEADER) – SCORE

1st THE SPIRIT OF CARNIVAL – Home for Carnival – Carnival Revolution (Osei Brand) – 378
2nd CHIEF MALABOCH’S LAST STAND– Celebrating our Heritage – Concept Costume Creators (Whitfield Belasco) – 353
3rd MAMA THIS IS MAS – D’Regulars (Michael Williams) – 351

Judging Criteria:

Each band must portray a theme suitable of the Carnival masquerade tradition, and a panel of volunteer judges will adjudicate each band based on the following criteria: Visual Impact (max. 20 marks); Authenticity (10); Creativity (20); Mas on the Move (10); Clarity of Theme (10); Presentation (20); and Craftsmanship (10) for a total of 100 marks. The order of merit is determined by discarding the highest and lowest score per participant. The judges’ decision is final, and is announced at the end of the parade.