HW Pick: Chukwudi Iwuji Premieres IRA, First African-American Actor On London Stage

Ira_AldridgebyNorthcoteShrunken Shakespeare Company (Yvonne Cone and Jennifer Martina, Co-Producing Artistic Directors) and Creative Producer Adam Shulman (Dukes of Hazard: The Beginning, Song One starring Anne Hathaway) to host SSC’s Annual Benefit Gala and Staged Reading of Chukwudi Iwuji’s masterpiece screenplay Ira. Continue Reading →

Deborah Cox’s New Video Hits And Readies Lead in “The Bodyguard”

deborah cox1Deborah Cox is hot, Harlem World Magazine’s Diane Allford and Morgan A. Grain  covered the diva last week preparing to host the 2015 Tony awards with Broadway star Justin Guarini. Continue Reading →

Rains Pryor’s One Woman Show At The National Black Theater In Harlem

Rain PryorRain Pryor’s one-woman autobiographical play will have its World Premiere at Dr. Barbara Ann Teer’s National Black Theatre (NBT) in Harlem, running Tuesday, June 2, through Sunday, June 28. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Favorite King Does Baraka About Du Bois

17BARAKA2-master675The NY Times writes about the relentlessly adventurous producer and director like Woodie King Jr. was bound to reach a breaking point when it came to Amiri Baraka. Continue Reading →

Sponsored Love: Exclusive Audio Recordings of August Wilson’s American Century Cycle (video)

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This amazing series is an exclusive presentation by Harlem World Magazine from May 3rd to June 21st, 2015 of audio recordings from August Wilson’s American Century Cycle in collaboration with The Jerome L. Greene Performance Space at WNYC & WQXR.

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Blackbird Soars At The Harlem Premiere

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The New York City film premiere of Patrik-Ian Polk’s, Blackbird soared into the stratosphere as it dealt with real life and family matters. Continue Reading →

Harlem Diva Cicely Tyson Will Returns to Broadway

ccapcicelytysonHarlemite Ms. Tyson is a Tony Award-winner (The Trip to Bountiful), a three-time Emmy Award winner (“The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman,” “The Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All”) and an Oscar nominee (Sounder). Continue Reading →

Rain Pryor At The National Black Theater In Harlem

Rain PryorRain Pryor’s (www.rainpryor.com) one-woman autobiographical play will have its World Premiere at Dr. Barbara Ann Teer’s National Black Theatre (NBT) in Harlem, running Tuesday, June 2, through Sunday, June 28. Continue Reading →

The Colored Museum At The Harlem School For The Arts

harems chool for the artsHarlem School of the Arts (HSA) Theatre Department Presents The Colored Museum written by George C. Wolfe directed by Alfred Preisser. The Colored Museum takes the audience on a journey through the Black American experience.  Continue Reading →