Arts & Entertainment


Bye-bye Broadway—’til 2021

Theater is vital, it is healing, it is a chance to escape from the everyday and into a fantasy reality that is performed on the stage.

KnowYourNumb3rs Rebirth of a New Nation July 2 - July 8

As we move forward into the next six months, how do you view yourself in your relationships? A full moon in Capricorn on July 5 puts an end to the Cancer-Capricorn eclipse axis.

Caribbean artists tap into creativity to cope during COVID

The past few months has been a challenging period for all industries.

Harlem playwright’s award-winning opera depicts effects of police brutality

the prestigious Music Critics Association of North America (MCANA) decided to grant Playwright and Director Tazewell Thompson the award for Best New Opera for “Blue."

Stealth Isolation: Black Archives––Shirley Graham Du Bois & Greg Tate

Many states in America are moving into “Phase 2” of reopening. With the utmost respect to those who have lost family members and have been furloughed and laid off, I personally wish we would move a little slower.

What you need to know before flying this summer

If cabin fever is killing you, it’s understandable. The last four months felt like eight. A change of scenery is long overdue.

NYC indoor dining guidelines under reevaluation

Indoor dining may not happen as New York City approaches Phase 3 in reopening amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Monday.

BET Awards 2020: Full list of winners

Here is the full list of winners from the 2020 BET Awards.

'Princess and the Frog' ride coming to Disneyland and Disney World

The Walt Disney Company announced Thursday that it's replacing the theme of its iconic Splash Mountain ride with a theme based on the 2009 animated film "The Princess and the Frog."

National Black Theater celebrating founder Dr. Barbara Ann Teer with virtual series

The National Black Theatre is celebrating the life and influence of its founder, Dr. Barbara Ann Teer, during its Founder’s Month, running through July 18.

Knowyournumb3rs’s Rebirth of a New Nation: June 25 - July 1

Mars goes into fire cardinal sign Aries on June 27 and will remain there for six months until Jan. 6, 2021. Jupiter, Pluto, Saturn in cardinal earth sign Capricorn, along with Mercury in a cardinal water sign, are likely to ...

‘Black Hearts Are Burning’ discusses systemic racism in dance

The far-reaching impact of George Floyd’s murder by Minneapolis police which sparked protestors around the globe and the resounding rallying cry that Black Lives Matter were echoed in spirit Sunday.

Stealth Isolation: ‘Was Beethoven Black?’ Five Black composers we never knew

When thinking on what to write this week I came across a couple of Twitter threads commenting on how “Beethoven is Black” has been trending online

Head for the healing hills of Sedona

Sedona is all about mind, body and soul. People come for solace, healing, as well as adventure. It’s likely no one goes home disappointed.

IAA Festival streams 49th annual libation event this Saturday

In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic and law enforcement killing Black people across the country, the International African Arts Festival (IAAF) is holding their 49th annual Libation event this Saturday, June 20.