Black Girls Rock! — the annual award show created by Beverly Bond to honor and celebrate extraordinary Black women — will return to BET Sunday, Sept. 9, at 8 p.m. (EST). The event will be hosted by none other than a true queen, Queen Latifah, and viewers can already expect royalty to reign supreme throughout […]
[jwplatform p0TXkJnk] On Dec. 2, the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater kicked off their five-week holiday season with a night of electrifying dance performances and celebrity sightings. Some stars in attendance were Kelly Rowland, Brandy, Chadwick Boseman, Judith Jamison, Janet Mock, Joe Morton, Arturo O’Farrill, Debra Martin Chase, and Debra Lee.
Having 250,000 members, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. has been celebrating its 100-year anniversary for the past seven months strong. On New Year’s Day, the Olympic-style Delta Torch was lit in Los Angeles and from there made stops in 22 cities across the country including Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit and Seattle as well as two of […]
Harlem Arts Alliance Presents: On the “A” w/Souleo Mother’s Day is meant to celebrate mothers and motherhood but actress and comedienne, Kym Whitley knows that it truly takes a village to raise a child. On her new docu-series, Raising Whitley, she shares her humorous and emotional journey through motherhood with the support of family and […]
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. is embarking upon its centennial anniversary. The public service organization boasts a membership of more than 300,000 collegiate women and a sisterhood with more than 900 chapters located in the United States, England, Japan, Germany, the Virgin Islands, Bermuda, the Bahamas and the Republic of Korea. Here, we’ve identified a few of […]
How Ballet Prepared UniWorld’s CEO Designate to Lead an Award-Winning Multicultural Advertising Agency
UniWorld’s new CEO Monique Nelson has a lot in common with Judith Jamison, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s artistic director emerita. Not many people are aware that Nelson is a trained vocalist and dancer. In early May, it was announced that Nelson would succeed UniWorld Group, Inc.’s founder and CEO Byron Lewis Sr., whose swift […]
A marriage of words and images with dance is Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s gift to culture enthusiasts worldwide on this World AIDS Day, December 1, 2011. AAADT will minister to our souls the stories of those who are living with HIV/AIDS. Ten first-place winners of the Bristol-Myers Squibb 2011 REYATAZ “Fight HIV Your Way” […]