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Billy Porter, Cicely Tyson, Patina Miller, and Courtney B. Vance

Blacks Shine at Tony Awards

Four African-American actors won statues in major categories from the American Theatre Wing. The three-hour…

Vanessa Williams Talks Heart Health, Cicely Tyson and Writing with Mom

She is Vanessa Williams. Iconic, legendary and the first Black woman crowned Miss America, the…

[AFRICAN CONNECTION] Bountiful Africa

Watching The Trip to Bountiful, I was transported from Broadway to my hometown of Limuru in Kenya. In the…

Vanessa Williams, Cicely Tyson Bond on Broadway

All-star cast rehearsals for a major Broadway show can be filled with pressure and anxiety.…

Week of Wisdom: The 70somethings

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Cicely Tyson Returning to Broadway After 30 Years

The last time Cicely Tyson appeared on Broadway was during an August 22, 1983 to September 18, 1983 run…

Ophelia DeVore: Bold Beauty and Brains

Ophelia DeVore did not plan on becoming a modeling pioneer, especially when the modeling business…