Category Archives: Entertainment

Random Happenings in Chi-Town!

With a birthday celebration of yours truly and adjustments to a new city, there’s so much to share! I figured I grace you with some random happenings of what has popped in Chi-Town thus far! Read the rest of this entry

Spreading Cheer and Laughs

Thanksgiving means the start of the holiday season has arrived! Read the rest of this entry

Enjoying A Dose of Laughter

After a busy week in the Windy City, I finally had a chance to “Breathe, Stretch, and LAUGH” Read the rest of this entry

The Hip-Hop Pioneer

On Saturday, November 3, The 23rd Annual Chicago Humanities Festival explored the culture of hip-hop through a lecture entitled The Hip Hop Pioneer led by Tricia Rose, author of Black Noise Read the rest of this entry

A One on One Conversation with Rief ‘Rawyal’

It’s September and with all the great energy in the city going on with Fashion Week, I get EXCITED!!! From going backstage and watching the crew prepare the models with makeup and hair, to watching models rip the runway, and listening to the latest tunes, is an adventure itself! Listen to my latest adventure as I have a One on One Conversation with Read the rest of this entry

A ‘Fashion’s Night Out’ Extravaganza

The kickoff to styles leading to New York Fashion Week took place on Thursday, September 6, allowing celebrations for fashion to take over with tons of festivities around Read the rest of this entry

A One on One Conversation with Ricardo Mathews

It’s the month of August and with all the news starting the month off with the Olympics, I get super excited about the upcoming season in sports! “ARE YOU READY FOR SOME FOOTBALL” !? I am! Listen to my latest adventure as I have a One on One Conversation with Mr. Ricardo Mathews, Defensive Lineman for the Indianapolis Colts! Ricardo shares his story on how he fell in love with football, his inspiration, and tells what a day in the life is like on and off the field! In this game, he’s literally making moves! Get ready to enjoy this adventure we have a One on One Conversation with #peoplemakingmoves! Read the rest of this entry

Live…Breathe…Survive…

On Saturday, August 11, 2012, Live… Breathe…Survive… showcased the talents of emerging artists and designers through a charity event supporting cancer research at the ZAHZO gallery in Chelsea, NY. This event was dedicated in memoriam of Joseph Pugh and Margo Basset as well as to raise funds for the American Cancer Society in order to aid care and research for cancer patients.

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Celebrating Culture in ‘The Boogie Down Bronx’

On Friday, August 3, The Bronx Salsa Fest kicked off its month long celebration starting at the Pregones Theater in Bronx, NY for a documentary screening of “From Mambo to Hip Hop: A South Bronx Tale”. A film by Henry Chalfant, Elena Martinez, and Steve Zeitlin, gave the history of the Bronx and explained the birth of the salsa and hip-hop movement. With music and commentary expressed by musicians and dancers, this feature showcased the Bronx dance and music culture to its fullest. Read the rest of this entry

The Return of the Broadway, FELA!

FELA! has once again returned to Broadway at The Al Hirschfeld Theatre to share the electrifying story of a man who played a pivotal role in igniting young people through socially conscious music about the  government in Nigeria. Based on the life of Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, the play takes place in the late 70’s during the peak of Fela Kutis’ status as an influential composer and political activist. Read the rest of this entry