ENTERTAINMENT

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.
As a Black man, I find that the older I get the more of a disconnect I feel between who I am and where I am from.
ByBlacks Rating: BBBB 
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.

Jazz Cartier Reaches For Hip Hop Crown

Friday, 19 February 2016 12:13 Written by Jermaine L. Murray
“Who?” That is the first word that comes to mind when the name Jazz Cartier is mentioned.
“It’s a docu-dramedy comedy,” says Jimmie Walker when announcing the planned film reunion of the “Good Times” original cast.

PHOTOS: TBFF Tribute To Alfre Woodard

Tuesday, 16 February 2016 13:13 Written by
The Toronto Black Film Festival paid special tribute to American actress Alfre Woodard on Saturday.
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.