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It's been 32 years since Prince first starred in his 1984 acting debut Purple Rain.

Even after almost 60 years in business, the Alvin American Dance Theater is still breaking ground as a modern dance company.

I realized recently that Aida and I are sisters in spirit. There is something in her that I already had in me when I auditioned…

Going to the movies is a wonderful group activity, except for when you run into people who can ruin the whole experience! Listen to this…

Famed playwright and film producer David E. Talbert is launching his multi-city actor’s workshop and talent search, kicking off October 4th in his hometown of Washington, DC. Talbert…

RICHMOND, VA. (KISS): 2013 Capital City Kwanzaa Festival is at a new location, The Hippodrome Theater, 528 North 2nd Street, Saturday, December 28, 1pm – 9pm at, presented by The Elegba Folklore Society, Inc. Richmond’s Cultural Ambassador. This year’s theme is “Remembering Mandela”. The African Market Place opens at 1pm followed by Processional and Candle […]

The founder of of Radio and TV One, Cathy Hughes is one of the top Black women in media. So it’s fair to say she’s…

Cicely Tyson is a living legend but she’s not content to just sit home and enjoy the spoils of a six-decade career in entertainment. The…

24 year old James Eagan Holmes was formally charge with 142 separate felony charges in court on Monday.  Holmes only spoke once responding “yes” to waive his right to a preliminary hearing within 35 days. Holmes’ response was sent by tweet from Denver Post Courts reporter John Ingold. Prosecutors presented dual charges for Holmes in case, his […]

With Proposition 8 having been overturned recently, black America is going through a change in perspective. From the spyglass of your average pop-culture junkie literati…

Actor/Director Clint Eastwood helped open a new movie theater on the National Mall Wednesday evening and the Smithsonian Institution honored the actor and director for his six decades of work in American film. Eastwood, 81, visited the National Museum of American History to help dedicate the new Warner Bros. Theater as a space to present […]

By News One January 7, 2010 4:43 pm // From Guest of a Guest: It’s no secret that the Germans LOVE Musicals (no, really. They do. Ask one.). They also love Barack Obama, so it was really only a matter of time before “HOPE-The Obama Musical Story” premiered in Frankfurt. And judging from the pictures, […]