Arts & Entertainment


Horoscope: February 14 - February 20

Find out what that stars say about what's in store for your future.

Sing it from the rooftops: ‘Choir Boy’ is a must-see!

“Choir Boy,” a brilliant, compassionate and touching work by African-American playwright Tarell Alvin McCraney, is a colossal theatrical experience! McCraney is making an explosively impressive Broadway debut.

ROAD TRIP: 34th Independent Spirit Awards

It’s that time of year again when we venture to sunny Los Angeles to cover the 2019 film award season which includes, again this year, the 34th Independent Spirit Awards (Indie Spirit Awards).

Barnard hosts 9th annual Athena Film Fest Feb 28-March 3

The ninth annual Athena Film Festival, co-founded by the Athena Center for Leadership Studies at Barnard College and Women and Hollywood, will take place Feb. 28-March 3, 2019, at Barnard College in New York City.

On the red carpet for ‘High Flying Bird’

Filmmakers and cast were all on the red carpet at Lincoln Center’s Walter Reade theater this past Thursday, Feb. 7, for a Lincoln Center Film Society members’ screening of Steven Soderbergh’s new film “High Flying Bird.”

New DollMaker Hair Studio in Harlem

If you are looking for a new, modern approach to doing your hair, stop in at The Dollmaker Studio, located at 813 Malcom X Blvd., between West 120th Street and West 119th Street in Harlem, N.Y.

F/W ’19 menswear: Remembering clothes worn by early immigrants

It’s fashion week in New York City! With their fabulous clothes, designers are telling amazing stories.

Sydney, a spectacular destination

Some things are worth waiting for. You’ll have no regrets about flying the nearly 23 hours from New York to Sydney, Australia.

Much more than dolls

Growing up, little girls tend to play with dolls in their childhood. The doll is designed in human form to connect with children, particularly young girls.

Grammys 2019: Full list of winners

Check out the full list of this year's Grammy Winners!

Director Spike Lee boycotts Gucci, Prada for blackface items

Director Spike Lee said Friday he will no longer wear Gucci or Prada until the brands hire some Black designers following a pair of blackface fashion fails from the major Italian fashion houses.

Free (delivery) Friday for Uptown Restaurant Week

Listen, you work hard! You deserve free delivery every day to the office, but seldom if not ever get it. Well, tomorrow, Feb. 8, you will get it for you and four of your colleagues (…or five orders for yourself) ...

A Valentine’s Day date idea at the McKittrick Hotel

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and the creative minds behind the interactive theater show “Sleep No More,” have created a perfect way to celebrate the love date, which includes a romantic dinner for two in The Club Car ...

Please experience ‘Behind the Sheet’

Hello my people. You only have until Feb. 17 to see “Behind the Sheet,” a powerful story that sheds a blaring light on a story most of us are not familiar with, but that needs to be told!

ESSENCE ‘Black Women in Hollywood Awards’ to be held Feb. 21

Sister Lord’s words ring true. It’s in finding the joy within that helps others find it, as well. It’s in this spirit that ESSENCE once again presents their annual “Black Women in Hollywood Awards,” in Hollywood, Thursday, Feb. 21.