HW Pick: Otis Sallid Produces Mariah Carey At The Beacon Theater

AC206803-0101-F6FD-D12E9E74C445DB2CThe multi-facetted, Mr. Otis Sallid has signed on as co-director/producer on 5x platinum recording super star, Mariah Carey’s All I Want for Christmas is You Christmas concert, at New York’s Beacon Theatre, December  15, 16, 18, 20 and 21st. Continue Reading →

Audelco Awards 2014 Celebrates Excellence In Black Theatre

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Remember! Reflect! Celebrate! This is the theme for The 42nd Annual Vivian Robinson/AUDELCO Recognition Awards for Excellence in Black Theatre. Continue Reading →

T. Oliver Reid Brings Drop Me Off In Harlem

tn-500_stephensorokoff-237Singer and Broadway star T. Oliver Reid leads what he describes as “a club hopping journey through the swanky clubs and low down joints of 1934 Harlem,” featuring the music of Duke Ellington, Harold Arlen, Andy Razaf, and more. Continue Reading →

Peace Warriors Hip Hop Performance At Manhattanville Projects

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A sanctuary and safe space for young people, is the home of the IMPACT Repertory Theatre Company created by young people for young people to promote peace and community activism through the arts.  Continue Reading →

‘Lyrics From Lockdown’ At Columbia In Harlem (video)

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Join the Center for Justice at Columbia University and our colleagues and friends from across New York City for a performance of Bryonn Bain’s Lyrics from Lockdown.

Shop: ‘I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings’ Signed By Maya Angelou

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The collector writes: I am very proud to be offering this item up for sale, as it has been in my collection for many years. This is a softcover copy of “I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings,” Angelou’s famous autobiographical work. Continue Reading →

George Faison Directs Accept “Except” LGBT NY

Tyree-Young-and-Ceez-LiiveISWoodie King Jr’s New Federal Theatre kicks off its 45th season with Karimah’s Accept “Except” LGBT NY, a tale about Gay Rights from slavery to modern day, directed by Tony Award winner George Faison and performing at the Castillo Theatre, 543 West 42nd Street, from October 23 to November 23. Opening night is set for November 6.   Continue Reading →

Join An Exclusive Performance Of The Hip-hop Musical Peace Warriors in Harlem

seitu 3 pactWest Harlem Development Corporation is hosting an exclusive performance of the Off-Broadway Hip-hop musical Peace Warriors just for the youth of Grant and Manhattanville Houses. Continue Reading →