Phylicia Rashad tours Trinidad

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Phylicia Rashad greets locals at the U-Pick Farm, Chaguaramas on February 7. – Photo courtesy Tourism Trinidad

American actress Phylicia Rashad, most-famously known for her role as Clair Huxtable in The Cosby Show, is currently in Trinidad on vacation.

Tourism Trinidad facilitated a short cultural tour for Rashad on February 7 to Chaguaramas, where she stopped at U-Pick Farm, the Golf Course, and the Bamboo Cathedral.

She also experienced her first taste of local corn soup and also attended a performance from Hadco Phase II Pan Groove on February 6.

Accompanying Rashad on her tour is Simone Fredericks, wife of Prof Wayne Fredericks, former principal of Howard University, where Rashad is dean of the Chadwick A. Boseman College of Fine Arts.

Phylicia Rashad (centre) accompanied by Simone Fredericks at the U-Pick Farm, Chaguaramas on February 7. – Photo courtesy Tourism Trinidad

Phylicia Rashad (centre) with a group of students at the Chaguaramas Golf Course on February 7.- Tourism Trinidad

Phylicia Rashad encounters traditional Carnival characters in Chaguaramas on February 7. – Photo courtesy Tourism Trinidad

Simone Fredericks (right) and Phylicia Rashad (centre) watch a performance from a traditional Carnival character at the U-Pick Farm, Chaguaramas on February 7. – Photo courtesy Tourism Trinidad