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White ‘Born-Again African’ Wins Grant Meant For Artists of Color

Anthony Lennon is the latest White person to identify as Black, lying about his heritage…

Omari Hardwick to Star in One-Man-Show, ‘HerO: A Work in Progress,’ for One Night Only

While Omari Hardwick is a phenomenal actor, the POWER star has plenty more to offer…

Denzel Washington to Receive New Dramatics’ Distinguished Achievement Award

Denzel Washington is set to receive the New Dramatists’ 2018 Distinguished Achievement Award according to…

Da Brat, LeToya Luckett to Star in ‘Set It Off’ Stage Play

Rapper and radio host Da Brat has just announced that she will be starring in…

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Remember the ‘Hidden Fences’ Debacle? It’s Now a Real Play

Back in January, Today Show correspondent Jenna Bush Hager sent Black Twitter into a frenzy when…

‘Moonlight’ in Motion by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

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

Influencers: Kamilah Forbes Sets a New Course for the Apollo Theater

Legends have been born and celebrated within the storied walls the Apollo Theater, a cultural institution built…

Cicely Tyson Honored By American Theatre Wing

The icon receives another honor for her dedication to the arts

Finding God in Ourselves: For Colored Girls at 40

Without Ntozake Shange, we would not have Beyoncé’s #LEMONADE or Ava DuVernay’s Queen Sugar. Shange’s play for…

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

Staceyann Chin is a force of nature. A mother, playwright, poet, and activist, she manages…