Dancers Linda Celeste Sims, Glenn Sims to bring new addition to Ailey family

Anyone who has seen Ailey's exquisite Linda Celeste Sims perform duets with her husband Glenn Allen Sims can attest that there is always something magical in the air when the two dance together.

Play marks 25th anniversary of Rwandan massacre

Rwandan actress Malaika Uwamahoro is presently in rehearsal for her one-woman-play, “Miracle in Rwanda,” in which she plays 10 separate characters, at the Lion Theater.

Dance Theatre of Harlem City Center season celebrates 50 years

Dance Theatre of Harlem’s upcoming City Center season (April 10-13) is special for so many reasons.

Carnegie Hall, Schomburg, NBT collab to present ‘Migrations’

Carnegie Hall’s “Migrations: The Making of America,” is a five-week, 100 hundred event citywide festival about the people who have helped shaped American culture.

‘Looking For Leroy’ is a must-see! Playing thru March 31

I love Woodie King Jr.’s New Federal Theatre, and its most current offering “Looking For Leroy” is proof of why.

Dance Calendar April 2019

In celebration of their 50th anniversary, Dance Theatre of Harlem (DTH) returns to New York City Center (April 10 through 13) offering a mixed bill of classics and repertory favorites.

‘Death of a Driver’ runs through Sunday, March 24

Playwright Will Snider has a very compelling drama being presented at Urban Stages.

March 2019 Dance Calendar

The month of March is dominated by a full month of dance (March 1–30) at BAAD! The Bronx Academy of Arts & Dance, with their BAAD! Ass Women Festival.

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.

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!

February 2019 Dance Calendar

In just the first weekend of February, three performances are a must see.

BroadwayCon 2019: Oh, what a time!

Every year now I look so forward to an annual event that celebrates Broadway and is a theater-lovers dream, and that is BroadwayCon.

‘Network’ is a Broadway phenomenon!

“Network” is a fascinating multimedia experience where the audience gets to realize the over-exaggerated role television plays in the lives of everyday people.

Apollo Comedy Club monthly series kicks off Feb. 7

It’s time to laugh. What else can you do to make yourself feel better in these “challenging” times?

Raven Wilkinson, ballet pioneer and mentor to Misty Copeland, passes at 83

Raven Wilkinson, the first African-American woman to be admitted to a major American ballet company, the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo, died Dec. 19, at her home in Manhattan.