Faison Firehouse Theatre presents ‘Heartbeat’

On Tuesday, Feb. 4 at 7:30 p.m., Harlem’s own Faison Firehouse Theatre will present a special two-hour evening of entertainment to kick off Black History Month

MLK, redefined as a politician

Various Martin Luther King, Jr. Day events are available for people to celebrate his legacy: from a new Broadway play, to documentary, to ballet.

Imhotep's Guide To Black Events Jan 23 - 29, 2014

Our GBE “Emancipations Month” spotlight shines on “Friday Night in Harlem,”

Dionne Warwick, Whitney Houston inducted into NJ Hall of Fame

New couple alert! It looks like “12 Years a Slave” darling Lupita Nyong’o may be dating hot hunk Jared Leto.

Ian McKellen, Patrick Stewart dive into the absurd in ‘Waiting for Godot’ and ‘No Man’s Land’

Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen are the best pairing since peanut butter and jelly

Kandi Burruss joins ‘NEWSical the Musical’

The “Real Housewives of Atlanta” cast member started a two-week run on Jan. 13 in the off-Broadway smash comedy “NEWSical the Musical.

Imhotep's Guide To Black Events Jan 16 - 22, 2013

Our GBE Emancipation Month bids a final farewell to beloved and brilliant poet laureate of the Black Arts Movement, the late poet, playwright and activist Imamu Amiri Baraka

Harlem Repertory Theatre offers fantastic double bill

If you enjoy marvelous theater performed in an intimate setting, then you must make plans to go to see Harlem Repertory Theatre at the 133th Street Arts Center

Community Calender

Greetings! The New Year 2014 has begun, and we are in “GBE Emancipation Month” 2014.

Quvenzhané Wallis set to earn $1.5 million for ‘Annie’

Ten-year-old film star Quvenzhané Wallis may reportedly receive $1.5 million for her role in the upcoming film adaptation of “Annie,” the classic Broadway show and film.

2013: The Year in Black theater Part 2

Amazing, powerful, extraordinary, brilliant and thought-provoking are just some of the adjectives that come to mind when I think about the year in Black theater during 2013.

Three dance greats pass on

Mama Marie Brooks, founder of Marie Brooks Pan-Caribbean Dance Company, joined the ancestors on Dec. 16, 2013.

January 2014 dance calendar

List of must-see dance to begin 2014!

Imhotep's Guide To Black Events

Greetings! With the new year beginning, we wish a “Happy New You” to everyone as we all pursue our dreams and manifest our inner visions for 2014.

Southern charm and gentlemen callers in ‘The Glass Menagerie’

A Southern domestic drama about beautifully flawed and broken individuals, the play sports many elements of what has come to define the great Tennessee Williams as a playwright.