ENTERTAINMENT

9 Reasons You'll Never Make It In The Music Business

Saturday, 11 June 2016 09:31 Written by
It’s about that time of year again, Honey Jam auditions are in full swing.

New Play Inspired By Black Lives Matter

Tuesday, 03 May 2016 09:54 Written by
The 14th biennial Rock.Paper.Sistahz Festival opens today at Artscape Wychwood Barns. Trinidadian-Canadian writer and performer Fiona Clarke is the playwright behind Broken Windows, inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement and the shooting in the U.S. of a Muslim family over a parking ticket.

Black Films At The Toronto Jewish Film Festival

Saturday, 09 April 2016 15:24 Written by
The line up for the 24th Toronto Jewish Film Festival has just been announced, and there are some Black films worth checking out. The festival runs May 5th to 15th. 

Dorothy Is Back - And She's Black

Thursday, 24 March 2016 19:41 Written by
The Young People's Theatre is celebrating its 50th anniversary with one of the most time honoured musicals, The Wizard of Oz from April 4 to May 15. 
I'm Still Standing is a new documentary series on YouTube that features some raw, emotional stories from women who have been able to move past traumatic experiences.

Spike Lee Says Chi-Raq Is Satire But Not A Joke

Thursday, 17 March 2016 20:05 Written by
There is one thing that inevitably happens in the presence of our unofficial teachers, the ones we may never meet but who have shaped us in some way.
Jaden: “Someone asked me once what it’s like to be a Black hockey player.” 

To Choose Or To Be Chosen?

Tuesday, 23 February 2016 16:49 Written by
Gospel stage play, Lord, Why Do I Keep Choosing the Wrong Man will debut in Toronto this weekend at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre.
“It’s a docu-dramedy comedy,” says Jimmie Walker when announcing the planned film reunion of the “Good Times” original cast.
Canadian comedians Jay Martin, Jean Paul, Trixx and friends put on two amazing comedy shows last night in Toronto followed by an after party hosted by former NBA player Shaquille O'Neal.

TBFF Opens With Powerful South African Film

Friday, 12 February 2016 13:30 Written by
The Toronto Black Film Festival opened on Wednesday night at the Isabel Bader Theatre to a nearly sold out audience. 

Salt Water Moon's Ania Soul

Friday, 12 February 2016 11:54 Written by
Multi-award winning production Salt-Water Moon is set to take over Factory Theatre. 

When Black Mothers Don't Say I Love You

Thursday, 11 February 2016 13:59 Written by
Playwright, Producer Motivational Speaker and Entrepreneur Trey Anthony has added another title to her already accomplished resume.