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27 Nov 2014

Flashpoint Actress Lives Out Stage Dreams In New Role As Lady Macbeth

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You’ve probably seen her as a series regular on Flashpoint as the fierce Leah Kerns, decked out in swat police gear. Or maybe you recognize her from the horror movie Saw 3D, or possibly the Toronto based series The Listener.

12 Nov 2014

Revealing The Women Behind Popular Poem "Woman of Colour"

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Craig Doyle Henry also known as CDH Live is an accomplished poet, producer, songwriter and rapper who has thrilled audiences across North America including New York City, Chicago, Atlanta and Toronto.

30 Sep 2014

Hear My Voice: Meet Yaa Hemaa

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By day, Yaa-Hemaa Obiri - Yeboah is an inspection officer with the federal government in Ottawa. But outside of the 9-5 realm, she is a singer, songwriter, pianist, and founder of theyvariable.com.

27 May 2014

“I cannot breathe without dance”, Lua Shayenne talks cos.mo.pol.i.tan

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With the opening just days away now, I spoke with Lua about the World Premiere of cos.mo.pol.i.tan, a DANCEWORKS CoWorks Series Event and part of NextSteps 2013/14 at Harbourfront Centre’s Studio Theatre May 29 to 31, 2014.

24 Feb 2014

Soul On Ice: Filmmaker pays homage to Black Hockey Past, Present and Future

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Kwame grew up in Toronto playing hockey in the streets like most other Canadian kids.

20 Jan 2014

Sharif hits the road for The Underground Comedy Railroad Show

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Sunday, February 9, 2014, inside the Rose theatre, six Black comedians take on Brampton. Hosted by Jay Martin, the show also features headliner Keesha Brownie, Trixx, Andrew Searles, Zabrina Chevannes and Sharif. We had an opportunity to speak with Sharif about his comedy style, his inspiration Bill Cosby, and other amazing comics.

17 Jan 2014

Direct from Halifax, El Jones returns to Toronto for When Sisters Speak

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El Jones is one of the headliners for the upcoming Dwayne Morgan produced poetry series, When Sisters Speak. She is an energetic, outspoken activist, who addresses a  lot of systemic race related issues in Canada.

10 Jan 2014

Victoria Grant debuts erotic poetry book, 47 Kisses

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Three years ago we produced an erotic poetry show called “Freak Nasty” (since then the name has been softened to “The Sweet Spot”). It was a fun show; hosted by a comedian, with live music, fashion show and a DJ, featuring erotic poets from the USA, and a fresh new Canadian erotic poet named Victoria Grant. It was her first time on stage doing erotic poetry (though you wouldn't really have known it). On January 19th she unveils her inner thoughts via her debut book, 47 Kisses.

16 Dec 2013

Francis Atta, a young man living his dreams

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Our team ran into award-winning Youth Worker and Motivational Speaker Francis Atta at the If I Ruled Toronto event held in October at the Sheraton Centre. His book, The Flip, provides candid advice to both parents and youth on how to transform their lives from negative to positive.

18 Nov 2013

Shahi Teruko | Born to sing

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Chances are you have seen her face recently on a poster on Facebook. Or maybe on stage in The Buddy Holly Story.

11 Nov 2013

Damian Garth Brown on acting and "I Need To Know My Father"

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Joining a play that already has some traction is difficult, especially playing a lead role. ByBlacks caught up with actor Damian Brown about touring with one of the most successful Caribbean plays ever written/produced in Canada; Marcia Brown’s “I Need To Know My Father”.

29 Oct 2013

Troy Crossfield is a natural

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Troy Crossfield is no stranger to the stage, having already played the lead in over 12 plays including Darren Anthony’s 'Secrets of a Black Boy' and Cheryl Nembhard’s Gospel Musical 'My Brothers Keeper' amongst many others.  

27 Oct 2013

Sheldon Neil is a man on a mission

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With the final performance of The Ultimate Sacrifice just days away, we wanted to catch up with one of the lead actors, Sheldon Neil. Not only is he an actor, but Sheldon is also a signed artist with Redeeming Music Label and will be recording his debut album in November.

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