After 5 years off the theatre stage pursuing a career in film and television performance, I came to the InspiraTO Festival as an actor in the Blue Show installation of Last Night at the Paradise, a ten minute show written by Elektra and directed by Annemieke Wade.
Friday, 22 May 2015 16:30 Written by Clare Kenty
We all have a handful of musicians that we consider to be a must see throughout our lifetime.
Sunday, 26 April 2015 05:37 Written by Teneile Warren
In just under two hours, ‘They Will Have To Kill Us First’ reminds us why we should care about Mali, that Islam jihadists are not representative of the Muslim people, and that art is the heart of any nation.
Monday, 20 April 2015 18:08 Written by Nicole Franklin
The cute factor is unrelenting in the short 20 minute documentary titled Music Lessons by filmmaker Michael Mabbott.
Wednesday, 01 April 2015 06:42 Written by Teneile Warren
John Ridley’s racially charged contribution to Thursday night television, American Crime, isn’t built on a new premise.
Thursday, 12 March 2015 13:43 Written by Nicole Franklin
Christene A. Browne is the director of Another Planet, the first dramatic feature film to be directed by a Black woman in Canada.
Sunday, 01 March 2015 00:00 Written by Blackstarline Book Club
ByBlacks Rating: BBBB
Wednesday, 18 February 2015 00:00 Written by Lucy Oneka
Waleed Abdulhamid is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, vocalist, producer and film-maker. He was born in Sudan and began performing at the age of 6. Abdulhamid who teaches at Humber College has toured Egypt, Syria, Kuwait and Emirate, and is known for incorporating traditional rhythms into popular music from Sudan.
Wednesday, 18 February 2015 00:00 Written by Danica Samuel
Angela Walcott’s perfect bedtime story will inspire and uplift the lives of African Canadian children who need the confidence to be whatever they want to be.
Monday, 16 February 2015 00:00 Written by Lucy Oneka
For Canadian author Lawrence Hill, the journey from page to screen was an emotional rollercoaster ride beginning with the very title, The Book of Negroes.