Heather Headley

After 16 Years, Heather Headley Is Back On Broadway

by Dominique Carson

Grammy and Tony Award winning singer and songwriter Heather Headley is known for her angelic voice.  Headley’s songs, “In My Mind”… Read More

History-making 'Shuffle Along' Returns to Center Stage<br />

History-making 'Shuffle Along' Returns to Center Stage

by William Bryant Miles

Imagine a 1921 Broadway show so outrageously successful that New York City officials had to convert a two-way street to a one-way thoroughfare to… Read More

Clap for Them: 'Hamilton' Pulls a Pulitzer

Clap for Them: 'Hamilton' Pulls a Pulitzer

by #teamEBONY

Kudos to the play that takes colorblind casting to the next level!   “Hamilton,” the  Broadway juggernaut that has turned… Read More

'Hamilton' The Musical Catches Criticism Over Casting Call

'Hamilton' The Musical Catches Criticism Over Casting Call

by #teamEBONY

Hamilton, the history lesson on Founding Father, Alexander Hamilton, with a hip-hop twist has been gaining major momentum - so much that… Read More

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NFL Legend Eddie George Tackles ‘Chicago’ on Broadway

by Alex Titus

It’s been over 10 years since NFL legend and Heisman trophy recipient Eddie George packed up his cleats and dimmed the bright… Read More

Staceyann Chin

Staceyann Chin Deals with Mommyhood in ‘MotherStruck!’

by Niema Jordan

It’s Saturday afternoon, and Staceyann Chin is musing about how difficult it is to find sperm. Men who are usually cavalier… Read More

[On the "A" w/Souleo] Black Theater Wrestles with Representation

[On the "A" w/Souleo] Black Theater Wrestles with Representation

by Souleo

Woodie King Jr., producing director of New Federal Theatre, was immediately concerned after Tonya Pinkins publicly challenged a Classic… Read More

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Black Magic Woman?<br />

Harry Potter’s Hermione:
Black Magic Woman?

by Demetria Irwin

In 2005, when Octavia Butler’s novel Fledgling came out, I gave it to all of my nieces and “little”… Read More

Bobbi Mackenzie

The Coolest Black Kid in America, No. 9:
Bobbi MacKenzie

When 11-year-old singer-actress Bobbi MacKenzie says over the phone, “Ever since I could talk, I’ve been singing,”… Read More

Kyle Jean-Baptiste: Remembering a friend. Caliaf St. Aubyn

Kyle Jean-Baptiste:
Remembering a Friend

by Jervelle Frederick

Kyle Jean-Baptiste made history as the first African-American and youngest actor to play the lead role of Jean Valjean in the popular Broadway… Read More

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