Tessanne Can't Count On Us

Saturday, 12 July 2014 00:00 Written by
Let us establish a major point early. The Diaspora and maybe a few Jamaican “scammers”

Everyone Matters on Orange is the New Black!

Thursday, 26 June 2014 00:00 Written by Teneile Warren
Season two of Netflix’s runaway hit, Orange is the New Black does not disappoint the binge-watcher in all of us.
The Blackstarline readers have been meeting as a book club to read, break bread and discuss books since 1997.

Ketch di riddim! Gimme One Riddim delivers again!

Friday, 28 March 2014 00:00 Written by Teneile Warren
ByBlacks Rating: BBBB

‘Pieces of Me' fails to break through…

Thursday, 21 November 2013 00:00 Written by Teneile Warren
ByBlacks Rating: BB 1/2

COMA | not a dead play

Saturday, 02 November 2013 20:00 Written by Roger Dundas
ByBlacks Rating: BBB AfriCan Theatre Ensemble presents COMA, a new play by Jude Idada, at the Al Green Theatre Oct. 30-Nov 3, 2013.  A two hander is a tall feat to accomplish. Yes there are 3 people in the play but the majority of the dialogue rests between Osasu (Wale Ojo) and his sister Ifueko (Bridget Ogundipe).

Toni Braxton was woman enough for me

Sunday, 18 August 2013 20:00 Written by
We have never seen Toni Braxton perform live. Recently she had short appearances on the current Reality TV show “The Braxton Family Values”, so we didn't know what to expect.

The Gravitational Pull Of Bernice Trimble satisfies

Friday, 22 November 2013 00:00 Written by Roger Dundas
ByBlacks Rating: BBBB Tick tock. Time moves quickly through this co-production by Obsidian Theatre and Factory Theatre.
Natalie Miller's stage play “When It All Falls Down” by Cindy Ramkumar  Don’t be deceived by the play’s  name “When It All Falls Down”, the reaction and reviews of the play by the attendees were opposite to the notion of the crumbling and falling. It was a unique, theatrical experience, full of life, music, rhythm and story.