Pharrell….the Musical? Yep, it’s Happening

Pharrell….the Musical? Yep, it’s Happening

by #TeamEbony   Mar 28, 2017

We’re familiar with Pharrell Williams, the musical genius but now we’re about to learn so much more as the multi-hyphenated entertainer enters the theatrical... Read More

Dance Theatre of Harlem

This Dance Theatre of Harlem Short Film Is EVERYTHING!

by #TeamEBONY   Mar 24, 2017

The Dance Theatre of Harlem is kicking off its spring season with a bang. The venerable New York institution teamed up with singer India.Arie to create High... Read More

‘Chewing Gum’ Actress Lands Lead Role in London Musical

‘Chewing Gum’ Actress Lands Lead Role in London Musical

by LaToya Cross   Mar 23, 2017

Michaela Coel had critics and audiences cracking up with her quirky yet relatable comedy in the Netflix hit Chewing Gum, and now the funny... Read More

‘Moonlight’ in Motion by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

‘Moonlight’ in Motion by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

by LaToya Cross   Feb 15, 2017

Watch: The award-winning film receives the dance treatment in this beautifully choreographed tribute Read More

Finding God in Ourselves: For Colored Girls at 40

Finding God in Ourselves: For Colored Girls at 40

by Kim F. Hall   Sep 15, 2016

Without Ntozake Shange, we would not have Beyoncé’s #LEMONADE or Ava DuVernay’s Queen Sugar. Shange’s play for colored girls who have considered suicide / when the... Read More

Staceyann Chin on Art, Activism, and Raising a Free Black Girl<br />

Staceyann Chin on Art, Activism, and Raising a Free Black Girl

by April Reign   Aug 12, 2016

Staceyann Chin is a force of nature. A mother, playwright, poet, and activist, she manages to weave all of her passions into her work.... Read More

Heather Headley

After 16 Years, Heather Headley Is Back On Broadway

by Dominique Carson   May 26, 2016

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

History-making ‘Shuffle Along’ Returns to Center Stage

History-making 'Shuffle Along' Returns to Center Stage

by William Bryant Miles   Apr 28, 2016

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   Apr 18, 2016

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

‘Hamilton’ The Musical Catches Criticism Over Casting Call

‘Hamilton’ The Musical Catches Criticism Over Casting Call

by #teamEBONY   Mar 31, 2016

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