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The New York Opera Alliance Presents The Sixth Annual New York Opera Fest Featuring Local Companies,  Virtual Premieres, Walking Tours, Podcasts, And More
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The New York Opera Alliance Presents The Sixth Annual New York Opera Fest Featuring Local Companies, Virtual Premieres, Walking Tours, Podcasts, And More

Hailed as “a remarkably strong and diverse exploration of everything opera can be in the city” by The New York Times, the New York Opera Fest celebrates its sixth season with both virtual and in-person performances by 20-plus local, New York City-based opera companies. Presented by the New York Opera Alliance, with support from OPERA […]

Jennifer Lopez & Ariana Grande's Producer Launches Pop Star Shab
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Jennifer Lopez & Ariana Grande’s Producer Launches Pop Star Shab

From the producer behind some of Jennifer Lopez and Ariana Grande’s biggest hits comes pop artist Shab, who is quickly climbing the Mainstream Top 40 Indicator Billboard Chart at #21 with a bullet. Her brand new album is “Infinite Love” with the single “What I Do,” which is topping both American & UK Charts with […]

Daniel "DBJ" Bartley Jr.: The Consummate Music Artist
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Daniel “DBJ” Bartley Jr.: The Consummate Music Artist

Daniel Bartley Jr., aka DBJ, was born in Cap-Haitian, Haiti and raised in South Florida. Music has always been a central part of his life. From jazz to classical, R ‘N B to Pop, DBJ immersed himself in different styles of music from a young age. This diversity has helped shape his sound today. He […]

Black Public Media Awards $410,000 To Creatives At PitchBlack Awards
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Black Public Media Awards $410,000 To Creatives At PitchBlack Awards

Black Public Media (BPM) awarded its highest-ever total funding to five teams competing at its PitchBLACK Forum, an interactive pitching competition before public television and commercial distributors and funders. The creatives received $410,000 in funding for their productions at the PitchBLACK Awards on Friday, closing out the fourth edition of BPM’s intensive 360 Incubator+ fellowship, […]

Meet Singer Moran Levi
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Meet Singer Moran Levi

At the age of 18, Moran Levi was recruited into the Israeli army. She was her fellow soldier’s entertainer. Upon completion of her duties as a soldier to her country, Moran went back to Israel to embark on her journey as an entertainer; she performed in hotels and supper clubs in Israel. As her reputation […]

STARZ CELEBRATES BLACK WOMEN, FRIENDSHIP & HARLEM IN “RUN THE WORLD,” PREMIERING GLOBALLY ON MAY 16TH
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STARZ CELEBRATES BLACK WOMEN, FRIENDSHIP & HARLEM IN “RUN THE WORLD,” PREMIERING GLOBALLY ON MAY 16TH

Starz released the official trailer and key art for its new comedy series “Run the World,” created by Leigh Davenport (The Perfect Find, “Wendy Williams: The Hot Topic,” BET’s “Boomerang”) who will executive produce alongside showrunner Yvette Lee Bowser (“Living Single,” “black-ish,” Lionsgate’s “Dear White People”). The new Starz Original Series will premiere worldwide on […]

'Finding Sally' Investigates Disappearance Of Diplomat's Daughter On New Season Of 'AfroPoP'
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‘Finding Sally’ Investigates Disappearance Of Diplomat’s Daughter On New Season Of ‘AfroPoP’

Streaming and on-air on WORLD Channel starting April 12 Directed by Ethiopian-Canadian filmmaker Tamara Dawit, “Finding Sally” brings a moving true story of Ethiopian history, politics and family to public television audiences. Inspired by her own desire to learn more about her father’s Ethiopian roots and by a picture of his beautiful young sister whose […]

Black Filmmakers Battle For Up To $150,000 At The PitchBlack Forum
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Black Filmmakers Battle For Up To $150,000 At The PitchBlack Forum

Black directors will battle for up to $150,000 in funding for their television and digital projects at Black Public Media’s fourth PitchBLACK Forum this Wednesday and Thursday from 1 to 4 p.m. The virtual pitching event before entertainment executives and funders (like Netflix, CPB, PBS, Sundance, The Ford Foundation, Viacom, TV One, the Southern Documentary […]

Women's Empowerment Extravaganza, Hosted By Yandy Smith, Theresa Bowe And Others
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Women’s Empowerment Extravaganza, Hosted By Yandy Smith, Theresa Bowe And Others

The highly anticipated second installment of “Heels & Motivation” will be set in Atlanta on April 18, 2021, 4-7pm.  Unlike other empowerment “drive” gatherings, Heels & Motivation represents unity, close knit bonds, and aid in connecting long-term business relationship.  CEO Theresa Bowe has hand selected an all-star panel including television personality and author Yandy Smith […]

Creative Team For ‘Shout Sister Shout!’ Is Announced
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Creative Team For ‘Shout Sister Shout!’ Is Announced

“Shout Sister Shout!,” the story of music pioneer Sister Rosetta Tharpe, celebrates Women’s History Month by announcing its creative team. Playwright Cheryl L. West (“Fannie: The Music and Life of Fannie Lou Hamer”; “Jar the Floor”), will be joined by Kenneth L. Roberson (“Avenue Q”; “All Shook Up”), who will direct, and Joseph Joubert (“Respect”; […]

Ailey All Access Presents Broadcast Of Alvin Ailey’s Classic Blues Suite To Commemorate The Company’s Anniversary On Tuesday, March 30
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Ailey All Access Presents Broadcast Of Alvin Ailey’s Classic Blues Suite To Commemorate The Company’s Anniversary On Tuesday, March 30

The Ailey organization continues to carry forward Alvin Ailey’s pioneering legacy of not only entertaining but uniting, empowering and educating through Ailey All Access. The online initiative offers free performance broadcasts from the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater repertory, Ailey Extension dance, conversations and more.  On Tuesday, March 30 at 7pm EDT, Alvin Ailey’s classic […]

WE TV's Newest Cast Member Cree Campbell Is Her Own Boss Thriving In Beauty, Business & Wellness
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WE TV’s Newest Cast Member Cree Campbell Is Her Own Boss Thriving In Beauty, Business & Wellness

“Growing Up Hip Hop” is the hit TV series on WE-TV that follows the lives of prominent Hip-Hop artist’s children, young professionals, and their journey starting out. Within this season renewing of the series for it’s LA cast comes new member Cree Campbell. Fairly new to the West Coast, womanpreneur Campbell knows no bounds when […]

Multi-platinum Grammy Award Nominee Bobby V Returns With New Single -- 'Reply'
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Multi-platinum Grammy Award Nominee Bobby V Returns With New Single — ‘Reply’

Multi-platinum R&B singer and Grammy Award nominee, Bobby V (formerly Valentino), who charted three No. 1 albums on Billboard’s U.S. Top R&B Chart and has been turning out hits for over a decade with songs like “Slow Down,” “Tell Me,” and “Anonymous,”has announced the release of his new single, “Reply,” and the launch of his […]

Terry Crews' Son Isaiah Crews Stars In New Nickelodeon TV Role
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Terry Crews’ Son Isaiah Crews Stars In New Nickelodeon TV Role

Known for lighting up red carpets for his impeccable fashion style, 15-year-old actor and musician Isaiah Crews is following in his famous father Terry Crews’ footsteps as he emerges as the most electric comedic talent to storm into Hollywood, starring as “Munchy” in the hit Nickelodeon series “Side Hustle,” which airs Saturdays at 8:30pm ET/PT. […]

Grammy Nominated Actress/Singer Christina Milian Set To  Headline Starz’s Re-imanged “Step Up” Series
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Grammy Nominated Actress/Singer Christina Milian Set To Headline Starz’s Re-imanged “Step Up” Series

Starz announced today that Grammy-award nominated actress and singer Christina Milian (“The Oath,” “Soundtrack”) has joined the cast of its re-imagined “Step Up” series, produced by Starz and Lionsgate Television. Milian stars as Collette, a role originated by the late Naya Rivera in the series’ first two seasons, which will be available on Starz across […]