ENTERTAINMENT

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 Teneile Warren
Playwright, Producer Motivational Speaker and Entrepreneur Trey Anthony has added another title to her already accomplished resume.

Getting Bitten By Michael Xavier

Tuesday, 09 February 2016 18:03 Written by The Upper Ech
Michael Xavier hails from Ottawa, Ontario. Born in 1985, the middle child of five knew he wanted to be an actor.

10 Black Canadian Books You Should Read

Tuesday, 09 February 2016 17:52 Written by
The TORONTO URBAN BOOK EXPO is coming up on February 13th.

Why A Black Film Festival is Necessary And The Films You Should Not Miss

Friday, 05 February 2016 12:35 Written by Administrator
The Toronto Black Film Festival is in its fourth year and founder Fabienne Colas promises it will be better than ever.

The Space Between

Tuesday, 02 February 2016 17:27 Written by
The Space Between is the remount of a 2013 stage play by a young Canadian artist named Simeon Taole.
In full disclosure, I have never bought into the self-help, motivational non-fiction novel.

Canadian Screen Awards Tout Diversity

Tuesday, 19 January 2016 22:19 Written by
With all the hoopla around the lack of diversity at the Oscars, it’s great to see that the Canadian version of the Oscars is more representative. 
2015 was an incredible year for Canadian celebrities.

BOOK ALERT: Rap N' Roll: Pop Culture, Darkly Stated

Tuesday, 17 November 2015 13:36 Written by
Award-winning journalist, author, broadcaster and blogger Dalton Higgins’ sixth book Rap N' Roll: Pop Culture, Darkly Stated, a collection of pop culture essays, launches on December 4th at A Different Booklist bookstore located in Toronto’s Annex neighborhood. 

'da Kink Is Back! And It's Going Across Canada

Friday, 13 November 2015 17:10 Written by
“If you want to know a Black woman, you touch her hair… that is where we carry everything —all our hopes, our dreams, our pain."
RATING: BBBB