HW Pick: Slick Rick And Rakim Live At Stage 48, NYC

slick rick and rakimHarlem fave performers Rakim part of the dynamic duo of Eric B and Rakim, and Slick Rick of “The Show” and “La Di Da Di” fame are performing together – it’s a must see show. Continue Reading →

Urbanworld Film Festival 2014 Returns To NYC

10425373_783127211717819_8255137201067814384_nThe 18th Annual Urbanworld Film Festival (www.urbanworld.org), presented by BET Networks with founding sponsor HBO, today announced the majority of the films that will be showcased. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: ‘Stand Up Straight and Sing!’ By Jessye Norman

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Jessye Norman is not only one of Harlem’s and the world’s most admired and beloved singers, she is an American icon whose life story is as moving and dramatic as the great operatic roles she has performed on stage.

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HW Pick: NYFW Freebies: Manicures, makeovers and more

imageTimeoutny reports that Fashion Week has begun and you might not have a front row seat next to the runway, but you can look like you just stumbled off one. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Back to School with Children’s Museum of Manhattan

childrens musem  in nycGet ready for the new school year with book readings by author Steve Metzger, cooking demonstrations by The Creative Kitchen™, kindergarten readiness workshops and more! Continue Reading →

HW Pick: The Talented Mr. Holland In ‘The Knick’ (video)

ANDRE HOLLANDThe amazing André Holland stars in the upcoming Steven Soderbergh for Cinemax show “The Knick”.   Holland recently wrapped production on Paramount Picture’s “Selma”. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: “Suited For Armor” By Lenox Fontaine

lenox fontaineAn fabulous image by one time Harlem World Magazine fashion photographer Lenox Fontaine’s new “Suited For Armor” published in the special edition summer issue of Style-ology Magazine!

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HW Pick: ‘The Roosevelts: An Intimate History’ In Hudson River Park

the roosevleltsThe Roosevelts, An Intimate History, a new documentary by Ken Burns, will be screened for free in the park – and we’re excited to invite you to this special event. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Story/Time, The Life of an Idea (Toni Morrison Lecture)

bill t jones bookIn this ceaselessly questioning book, acclaimed African American dancer, choreographer, and director Bill T. Jones reflects on his art and life as he describes the genesis of Story/Time, a recent dance work produced by his company and inspired by the modernist composer and performer John Cage. Continue Reading →