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Misty Copeland To Debut on Broadway

Misty Copeland will have her Broadway debut Aug. 25 in the musical On the Town. This follows  her historical accomplishment, back  in June, of becoming the first African American woman ever promoted to principal dancer at American Ballet Theatre, one of the world’s most prestigious companies. [Related: ‘Un-Tamed: Hair Body Attitude’ Celebrates Black Womanhood] According… Continue reading Misty Copeland To Debut on Broadway

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Danielle Brooks to Star in Broadway’s The Color Purple

As many are anticipating the upcoming new season of Orange is The New Black, Danielle Brooks fans will be elated to know that the star has landed a new role in Broadway’s The Color Purple. According to Variety, Brooks will play the role of Sofia, which was portrayed by Oprah Winfrey in the film. Winfrey will… Continue reading Danielle Brooks to Star in Broadway’s The Color Purple

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Congratulations, Brandy on the leading Broadway role Roxie Hart

Musical legend Brandy has scored the leading role in one of the most popular shows to land on Broadway—Chicago. The 90s songstress will play Roxie Hart, a murderess on death row who is desperately seeking fame and stardom. She's only the third Black actress to play Mrs. Hart; Michelle Williams landed the role in 2010,… Continue reading Congratulations, Brandy on the leading Broadway role Roxie Hart

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Feature: Sharon Leal

With her intriguing multicultural beauty and true innocence, multi-talented Sharon Leal is one of the most appealing actresses in Hollywood today. Sharon Leal began singing at an early age and later discovered her passion for acting while attending performing arts high school.  Her professional career began in regional theater productions of "Ain't Misbehavin'," "Into the… Continue reading Feature: Sharon Leal

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Feature: Jackee Harry

Jackée Harry was born Jacqueline Yvonne Harry on August 14, 1956 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina; though, reared in Harlem, New York by her mother, Flossie Harry. At the tender age of fourteen, Jackée landed the lead role of the "King" in her school's production of "The King and I". Upon graduation from New York City's… Continue reading Feature: Jackee Harry