Broadway’s Award Winning Musical Disney’s ‘NEWSIES’

Broadway In Chicago recently announced casting for the Chicago engagement of Disney’s “NEWSIES.” The Tony® Award-winning production has limited engagement performances running now through...

Pullman Attracting New Talent as Well as New Investment

CMAP’s Joe Szabo and National Park Service Pro join Historic Pullman Efforts – Chicago -- (February 12, 2020) -- While new housing, businesses and investments...

TWPF 50th Anniversary Features Writers, Poets, Entertainment

Third World Press Foundation (TWPF) kicks off a week long 50th anniversary celebration on Saturday, September 30, that will culminate with a gala featuring...

Legendary Actress Diahann Carroll Dies at 84

By Kara Warner People Magazine Legendary and award-winning actress Diahann Carroll —widely known for her trailblazing TV show Julia, as well as her roles on Dynasty...

Walmart, Amazon, Jewel hiring thousands

Crusader Staff Report Several of America's biggest retail companies and supermarkets are hiring tens of thousands to meet demands of a U.S. economy that's battered...

Legendary actress Cicely Tyson to be honored during DuSable...

Legendary Emmy and Tony Award-winning actress Cicely Tyson will join two individuals, who have made outstanding contributions to society through career and civic engagement,...

3Arts awards 20 Chicago artists with unrestricted cash grants

3Arts, the Chicago-based nonprofit grant making organization, is honored to award 20 Chicago artists with unrestricted grants at the 11th Annual 3Arts Awards Celebration taking place Monday, November 5,...

Lyric Opera of Chicago
 presents 
Rising Stars in Concert

The Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Opera Center at Lyric Opera of Chicago will present its annual Rising Stars in Concert program on...

Lyric Opera of Chicago and the Chicago Urban League collaborate for...

Lyric Opera of Chicago and the Chicago Urban League announced details on the second year of their innovative youth program EmpowerYouth! Igniting Creativity through...

Easter Sunday Streaming Event: Harry Lennix talks about his soulful ‘Revival!’...

By Elaine Hegwood Bowen, M.S.J. In the film “Revival!,” Chicago native and renowned actor Harry Lennix brings the story of Jesus Christ’s crucifixion and resurrection...