Arts & Entertainment


Prince's Paisley Park to be turned into a permanent museum

Obama reads Trump's mean tweets about him on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'

President Barack Obama got in on the trend of famous people reading mean tweets about themselves Monday, including a tweet from the man who hopes to replace him.

Jay Z to headline concert for Hillary Clinton

Rapper Jay Z will headline a concert for Hillary Clinton in Cleveland before Election Day, according to a Clinton aide.

Drake drops four new songs ahead of 30th birthday

Drake turned 30 Monday, but it was his fans who received a gift.

'Moonlight' shines as coming-of-age tale

Deeply affecting, "Moonlight" is a small, beautifully told story that resonates well beyond the time spent in the theater. Bleak, but not hopeless, it's also one of those independent films that will rely on critical accolades and awards consideration to ...

Lady Gaga on song about Trayvon Martin: 'How can I not say something?'

Lady Gaga is opening up about what could become one of the most talked about songs on her forthcoming new album, "Joanne."

Other tales of the pantry

No matter the time of year, it is always good practice to purge your pantry. Who knows what it will inspire for your next meal. Are you

Community Calendar: October 20 - October 26, 2016

Greetings! To celebrate Zora Neale Hurston’s 125th birthday, Woodie King Jr.’s New Federal Theatre, in association with Castillo Theatre, presents “Zora Neale Hurston: A Theatrical Biography” by Laurence Holder.

Talking SCHOP! An autumn cleaning

Though recent temperatures suggest an Indian summer, September had me ready to pull out the Crock-Pot, fire up my oven and generally get ready for my favorite hearty food season.

Adventures in Aruba

At about 10 a.m. one morning this past summer, I found myself riding shotgun in a Jeep Wrangler heading toward the northernmost tip on the island of Aruba.

Sheryl Lee Ralph joins cast of ‘Wicked’

The elite of the film, television, political, sports and beauty world came out to salute the honorees at the second annual Women of Excellence Salute Awards, presented by African-American Women in Cinema, Oct. 13, at Morgan Stanley in the heart ...

Chico Freeman at Sistas’, AACM, Black Panthers exhibit

The bold tone of tenor saxophonist Chico Freeman and his compositions keep his music glowing on the jazz rainbow.

Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation celebrates roof-breaking, design of new wing

Since 2005, home for the Alvin Ailey American Dance Foundation has been a sleek, glass-enclosed building on the northwest corner of West 55th Street and Ninth Avenue in Manhattan known as the Joan Weill Center for Dance.

Fall for Dance 2016—A New York favorite

There is just one week left of New York City Center’s annual dance season opener program, Fall for Dance.

Donna Karan presents luxurious sporty looks

Designer Donna Karan introduced a smartly styled collection of luxurious sportswear for this fall. The collection was presented in a modern day oasis setting at the Urban Zen Studio during NY Fashion Week.