ENTERTAINMENT

Black Dox: Positive Women: Exposing Injustice

Thursday, 07 August 2014 00:00 Written by
Black Dox with Nicole Franklin A bi-monthly series introducing documentary releases from filmmakers of the African Diaspora.

Black Dox: Little Black School House

Thursday, 17 July 2014 00:00 Written by Nicole Franklin
The Little Black School House unearths the little known story of the women, men and children who studied and taught at Canada's racially segregated Black schools.

Machel Montano "I Never Wanted To Be Famous"

Saturday, 12 July 2014 00:00 Written by
Trinidad's Machel Montano; the international king of soca music is in Toronto to help kick off the one year countdown to the 20-15 Pan Am games.

Building Black Theatre

Wednesday, 25 June 2014 00:00 Written by
The Piece of Mine Festival is the only Black Theatre Festival in Canada.

I Need to Know Marcia Brown

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 00:00 Written by
The Jamaican essence emanates energetically throughout Toronto, emerging and replenishing relentlessly within the hearts of many Jamaican Canadians.
2 days before previews, and I’m speaking with Jamaican born Director Nigel Shawn Williams, about his current Directing career and his latest jaunt, BINGO!, written by award winning Canadian playwright
Last year I was at a Christmas party and Stacy-Ann Buchanan gave me a copy of her 2013 show “The Mystic Effect”. I was so impressed with the production quality and content
Natasha Powell, alongside Jasmyn Fyffe, is the co-creator behind the spectacular dance production Gimme One Riddim, which is having its third run at the Harbourfront Centre’s national dance series NextSteps,
Before there was reggae there was ska. This little known fact is being resurrected and celebrated in the 2014 version of Gimme One Riddim, the highly successful dance and theatre production being remounted for the third time in less than one year.
It’s summer 2011 and I’m curious about this one woman show advertised in the Toronto Fringe Festival. Jumping on the subway, arriving just on time, I sat in a pew (yes a church theatre) quite befitting this original play.

Machete Joe filmmaker, Howard Green's new project!

Saturday, 22 February 2014 00:00 Written by
He's the Toronto filmmaker behind scary movie Machete Joe
The Brampton A’s, is the first professional basketball team in the city of Brampton, and one of the newest teams in the National Basketball League of Canada.

The Face Behind New Musical Show: Voices of Orisa

Wednesday, 05 February 2014 00:00 Written by
“No racial, no religious, no cultural title is required to witness this happiness and internal peace and serenity.” -VOICES OF ORISA-Echo of African Spirituality.