audra mcdonald

audra mcdonald

Audra McDonald on Starring in ‘Beauty and the Beast’ and Raising Confident Black Daughters

Audra McDonald is #BlackGirlMagic personified. Why? Because the singer and actress has racked up a…

History-making ‘Shuffle Along’ Returns to Center Stage

Imagine a 1921 Broadway show so outrageously successful that New York City officials had to…

Audra McDonald: Why I Thanked My Parents for Not Putting Me on ADHD Medication

Audra McDonald Opens Up on Her ADHD

Audra McDonald pens a response to a TIME essay criticizing her words about ADHD.  I would…

SIX-Time Tony Winner Audra McDonald Makes History (in Two Ways) with Lady Day Win

Audra McDonald’s Historic Night

Audra McDonald makes history at the Tony awards. Five-time Tony winner no more! Audra McDonald…

How Much Can Audra McDonald Sound Like Billie Holiday?

Audra McDonald Channels Billie Holiday

Audra McDonald gives an outstanding performance as Billie Holiday in Lady Day at Emerson's Bar…

Oprah Winfrey

Oprah to Make Broadway Debut?

Apologies to your aunt, who just shattered every bone in her hand trying to dial…

5 People We Need to See on ‘Oprah’s Next Chapter’

Since launching the OWN network in 2011, Oprah Winfrey has interviewed a number of controversial…

Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin Biopic Back On

Aretha Franklin might the the next music icon to have her life portrayed on the…

Jenny Mollet Reflects on Black Broadway

Most nine year-olds don’t get the chance to meet celebrities, nonetheless perform with them. Then…

Porgy & Bess

Tony Award Nominations Announced

The 2012 Tony Award nominations were officially announced this morning and Black talent seems to…