Arts & Entertainment


The Harlem Shack makers

A Shake Shack does not open without collaborating with local makers, artists and organizations. From the inside out, the new Harlem location is no exception.

Talking SCHOP! Shake Shack puts down concrete(s) in Harlem

I remember my first Shake Shack burger back in the day in Madison Square Park. So often passing it by as a tourist trap, one day I decided to stand in that line.

The Cayman Islands: Walking in a water wonderland

The Cayman Islands—Grand Cayman, Little Cayman and Cayman Brac—are far more than a place where millionaires stash their cash. They’re a playground for the well-heeled but not pretentious.

Momoa is marvelous as ‘Aquaman’

Jason Momoa is perfect in the new DC franchise action film, “Aquaman.”

Momoa is marvelous as ‘Aquaman’

Jason Momoa is perfect in the new DC franchise action film, “Aquaman.”

‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’—a brilliant reboot

“Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” is a brilliant reboot of a now-beyond classic character from the Marvel universe.

Civil-rights musical ‘Turning 15’ is powerful theater

Have you ever witnessed a production and thought, “This is so moving, so impressive, so stirring and informative – this is something that can educate people and make them realize their power"?

The Radio City Christmas Spectacular: Oh what a show!

Every year I look so forward to the Radio City Christmas Spectacular.

Pop up shop in Miami for holidays

Patricia Field’s art fashion team is in Miami for December, where they are putting on a hot fashion show filled with lights, cameras and fashion action on the back terrace of Wynwood Block.

Miami’s spring/summer and resort styles

At Miami Fashion Week, there were several collections that were noteworthy.

Greater Harlem Chamber Commerce holds gala

The Greater Harlem Chamber Commerce held their End of Year Gala at the Alhambra Ballroom.

Santa comes to 125th Street

The Apollo Theater recently held its Coca-Cola Winter Wonderland.

Blogging With Confidence: Black bloggers who inspire us!

If you feel stuck in a cycle of work and no play and are seeking a respite from the monotony, look to these inspirational Black bloggers.

LIVE STREAM: Rolling Loud Festival

Rolling Loud Festival is a multi-day music event that is now the largest hip hop festival in the world.

‘Too Hot to Handel!’ Washington Heights orchestra brings modern twist to ‘Messiah’

Too many still think of classical music as something that “other” people do. Chris Whittaker, conductor of the Washington Heights Chamber Orchestra, is attempting to change that.