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...

Irv Kupcinet meets the Hon. Elijah Muhammad

On Saturday, July 30th at 2:00 p.m. C.R.O. E. (Coalition for the Remembrance of the Hon Elijah Muhammad) will hold a free monthly film...

Magazine focuses on Chicago’s unapologetically Black arts scene

The Harlem Fine Arts Show (HFAS) recently released its 2017 Harlem Fine Arts Show Magazine - Chicago Edition. Patricia Andrews-Keenan, president of the Tallulah...

LaBelle’s pie not as good as locals’

Soul singer’s sweet potato pie ranked last among the best in taste test Maybe it was the pie crust. Or perhaps the spices were too...

Chicago Sinfonietta presents its annual MLK Tribute Concerts

Led by two Project Inclusion Freeman Fellowship Graduates, Chicago Sinfonietta’s annual concert honoring the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. returns to the stage...

The Shack

By Jeong Eun Kim and Pastor Olivia Johnson “The Shack” is a movie that depicts the unveiling of the unconditional love of God in the...

The NRA Show Is Food, Vendors and Fun

By Bonnie DeShong I know what some of you are thinking, “Bonnie went to a NRA show? I didn’t know she was into fire power.”...

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...

‘Haymarket: The Anarchist’s Songbook’ musical

The true story of Chicago’s infamous Haymarket massacre comes to life in Underscore Theatre Company’s world premiere musical “Haymarket: The Anarchist’s Songbook,” with book...

4th Annual Musical Arts Institute Gala features vocalist Kevin Whalum

Next Friday evening, October 7, the Musical Arts Institute along with the Board of Directors will host their 4th Annual Gala Benefit Dinner and...