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Norm Lewis made history as first African American Phantom on Broadway (Photo courtesy of Matthew Murphy/The Publicity Office)

Actor Norm Lewis of “Scandal” fame ended his historic run as the first ever African American to star in the role of Phantom on Broadway in the production of “Phantom of the Opera.” Lewis began his run in Broadway’s longest running production on May 12, 2014, and ended it on Feb. 7, 2015. The Tony…

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Harlem Arts Alliance Presents: On the “A” w/Souleo   Presenting the exhibition, Come See About Me: The Mary Wilson Supremes Collection has proven to be more of a look forward than a look back for Mary Wilson. The Supremes are widely credited with helping to produce a more positive and empowering image of Black women during…

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The 2012 Tony Awards nominees were recently announced in New York. Amongst the nominees, seven African Americans are up for this most coveted award in their respective categories. These individuals all display powerful performances that would captivate any audience. A majority of these actors and actresses are part of the all-black cast in the revival…

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