New Printable Coloring Page: Midnight Robber

The Midnight Robber is one of the more popular and well loved characters portrayed in the traditional mas of Trinidad and Tobago. A typical Midnight Robber costume consists of a wide brimmed, tassled hat, a cape and accessories such as weapons and/ or a coffin. The Midnight Robber always makes use of a shrill whistle to command the attention of his audience or other Robersons nearby. He performs a drastic and rhythmic speech, often about his ancestry mixed with other themes of history, religion and mythology. At the end of his speech, Midnight Robber will often ask for money.

For more information about this character you can visit https://www.traditionalmas.com/project/midnight-robber/

Recent Works 2013/2014

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Dame Lorraine VI, Water colour and ink on paper.

 

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Fancy Indian IV, Acrylic on Canvas board.

 

 

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Marilyn, Water colour and ink on paper

 

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Lord Kitchener, Water colour and ink on paper.

 

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David Rudder, Water colour and ink on paper

 

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The Mighty Shadow, Water colour and ink on paper.

 

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Machel, water colour and ink on paper.

 

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The Mighty Sparrow, Water colour and ink on paper.