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Who Is John Dolphin?
July 20, 2016
Before Quincy Jones and Berry Gordy there was James Dolphin. At a time when it was against the law for African Americans to set up shop in Hollywood, Dolphin opened an immensely popular record store in South Los Angeles, on Vernon and Central Avenue that not only eased tensions in the area but was the springboard for the careers of many legendary artists. ... read more »
WIN Tickets to the stage play: Recorded In Hollywood!!
July 15, 2016
WIN Tickets to the stage play “ ... ” at the The Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City! (enter below or ... ) ... read more »
‘It’s All About Love’ Returns To L.A.
Toni Malone’s one-woman production "It’s All About Love", a musical that incorporates the elements of dance, drama and dialogue & song. It is her desire to inject good feelings and the message of hope to each audience member. A one-night exclusive performance will take place on Sunday, July 31, at 6 p.m. at the Barnsdall Theatre Park 4800 Hollywood Blvd. Los Angeles CA 90027. ... read more / view event »
Back by Popular Demand ‘The Things that Make Men Cry’ Returns to Los Angeles June 24-26
June 8, 2016
The team at GLOBO Productions, Inc., said they are pleased to announce the return by popular demand of “The Things that Make Me Cry” at the Barnsdall Gallery Theater in Los Angeles, California ... read more »
Two Local High Schools Showcase Musical Theatre in Upcoming Grand Arts Fest
April 7, 2016
On Saturday, April 16th, students from Dorsey High School and Foshay Learning Center High School are preparing for their performances in LAUSD’s upcoming Grand Arts Festival. 2500 students, kindergarteners through 12th grade, will perform in the festival, featuring dance, vocal and instrumental music, visual arts galleries, and film festival pavilions. ... read more »
Hit musical ‘Recorded in Hollywood’ returns for commercial run at Kirk Douglas Theatre
March 30, 2016
Launched as a 99-seat production at the Lillian Theatre, where it played to SRO houses and critical acclaim, Recorded in Hollywood, the new musical chronicling the story of Black businessman, record label owner and music producer John Dolphin, will receive a commercial run as a guest production at the 317-seat Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City. ... read more »
All Black Stage Play “Married But Single” Premieres in Los Angeles
March 24, 2016
On Saturday, March 19, 2016, the “Married But Single” stage play premiered at the Orpheum Theatre for the Los Angeles stop of the cast’s nation-wide tour. The play, written, directed and produced by playwright Je’Caryous Johnson, portrays the struggles of being married but feeling single, and being single yet desiring the commitment that comes with marriage. ... read more »
Terrence J without Delay! “The Perfect Match” Interview with Kam Williams
March 17, 2016
Terrence Jenkins, aka Terrence J, was born in Queens, New York on April 21, 1982, but raised in Raleigh and Rocky Mount, North Carolina. He earned a Bachelor's of Science degree in Broadcast Journalism at North Carolina A&T University where he also worked as a DJ and was served as Student Body President. ... read more »
‘Fly’ Takes Your Breath Away
February 10, 2016
Over the last decade, the story of the Tuskegee Airmen has been illustrated in various mediums, but “Fly” takes the saga to another level. With a cast of talented actors, an outstanding director and creative set design, viewers are transported to 1940s to witness the history-making experiences of the airmen. ... read more »
Casting Announced For ‘FLY’
January 13, 2016
The cast has been announced for the West Coast premiere of The Pasadena Playhouse/Crossroads Theatre Company production of Fly, by Trey Ellis and Ricardo Khan, and inspired by the American Heroism of the Tuskegee Airmen. ... read more »
Brandy Norwood to Play Roxie Hart in ‘Chicago’
December 16, 2015
Producers Barry and Fran Weissler and the Nederlander Organization announce that GRAMMY Award-Winner Brandy Norwood will play “Roxie Hart” when the production returns to Los Angeles at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre. Chicago the musical will play a limited one-week engagement from April 26 – May 1, 2016. ... read more »
Architects of Change: Shonda Rhimes & Maria Shriver In Conversation
November 26, 2015
On Thursday, November 19 at a sold-out breakfast at Mount St. Mary’s University in Los Angeles, Maria Shriver set down with award-winning producer and writer Shonda Rhimes (creator of Gray’s Anatomy, Private Practice, and Scandal) and the author of New York Times bestselling book, “The Year of Yes,” to share her journey of change, making the decision to have a year of saying ‘yes’. ... read more »
Bill Duke Talks Life, Career, & Upcoming Film Depicting the Nat Turner Slave Rebellion of 1831
October 29, 2015
On Saturday, October 24, 2015, MoreMentum Entertainment presented the first of its “X-Perience MoreMentum Seminar Series” featuring legendary actor, film producer and director Bill Duke. Held at the Los Angeles Film School, Duke spoke with an intimate crowd of film students, actors and aspiring artists to discuss his long-standing career, tips for success in the industry, upcoming projects and humanitarian work. ... read more »
Santa Monica College to Host Free Screening or Bill Duke’s ‘Light Girls’
October 7, 2015
Santa Monica College is pleased to host a screening of Bill Duke’s latest documentary Light Girls Tuesday, Oct. 20. A separate Q&A discussion with Duke – the film’s creator, director, and producer – will be held Thursday, Oct. 22. ... read more »
‘Roxy’ blends Adult Themes with Moral Principles
July 23, 2015
Tasha Biltmore is known for writing and directing plays that focus on abuse, domestic violence and other issues often overlooked by traditional playwrights and directors. Her current undertaking is “Roxy”, a play about two women who run a strip club. According to Biltmore, the venue provides a good backdrop for topics she hasn't covered, such as criminal activity, shady business deals and extortion. ... read more »

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