Jordon Manswell wasn’t nervous at all when he got on stage at the 2014 Battle of the Beat Makers Contest.
ByBlacks Rating: BBBBB 

The Brothers Spoke And It Was Awesome

Monday, 17 November 2014 00:00 Written by
ByBlacks review BBBB Imagine this. Six black male poets from across North America, inside the St. Lawrence Centre in downtown Toronto, a stage decorated scarcely with a mic, mic stand, two Up From the Roots banners and DJ Manifest stage left, decked out with his Mac, two turntables and a mixer.
Bob Kills Theatre kicks off the Toronto edition of “The Motherf---er with the Hat” on November 9th.

The Man Behind The Mic: 680 News Rudy Blair

Sunday, 02 November 2014 00:00 Written by
You know him as the smooth, charming, smart voice behind all the music and entertainment stories on 680 News radio. You may also know him by his signature braids.
ByBlacks Rating: BBB Do you find yourself immersed in the hustle and bustle of everyday life with little time for reading? Then the short story genre may be the style of writing that most suits your lifestyle and taste.
Featured Subject: Contractor Nick Jardine, On-camera Expert 

Love, Sax and All That Jazz Heats Up Toronto

Thursday, 16 October 2014 00:00 Written by
Awarding-winning Gospel Artist Alan Charles’ hit UK comedy stage play Love, Sax and All That Jazz is coming to Toronto. 
Title of Featured Project: Mary and Susanna

[REVIEW] I’ve been to the Mountaintop

Wednesday, 01 October 2014 00:00 Written by
ByBlacks Rating: BBBBB Waiting for the lights to come down in Aki Studio Theatre, I am acutely aware that I have left 2014.

[REVIEW] 'Black-ish' is Racist

Friday, 26 September 2014 00:00 Written by
Black-ish is a new comedy that is designed to offer us commentary on post-racial America.
For this Black Dox entry, documentary filmmaker Nicole Franklin pays tribute to her friend Bill Greaves, a temporary Canadian resident who changed the game.

Black Dox: Father Figure

Thursday, 04 September 2014 00:00 Written by
Father Figure – Exploring Alternate Notions of Black Fatherhood