New Jersey: NJCU Presents The Illustrious Bill T. Jones

b-t-jonesNovember 7, 2016, New Jersey City University (NJCU) presents an evening with Tony Award-winning choreographer Bill T. Jones as he reflects on his illustrious life in the arts. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: An Evening With Faith Ringgold At Moma

faith-ringgold-in-harlemArtist and activist Faith Ringgold discusses her life and art during a conversation with Anne Umland, The Blanchette Hooker Rockefeller Curator of Painting and Sculpture, and Thomas J. Lax, Associate Curator, Department of Media and Performance Art. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Films About The Black Experience At DOC NYC

charles-byrd1DOC NYC, America’s largest documentary festival, announced the full lineup for its seventh edition, running November 10-17 at the IFC Center in Greenwich Village and Chelsea’s SVA Theatre and Cinepolis Chelsea, New York. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Susan Cahan And Lowery Stokes Sims Talks At MOMA

sims_cahan-and-lowery-stokes-in-harlemThis evening’s program features a great conversation between Susan Cahan and Lowery Stokes Sims focused on the Civil Rights Movement and New York’s museums from the late 1960s to the early 1970s. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Incomparable Couples: The Fabulous Rose Hartman

linda-hartman-in-harlem-styleRose Hartman is a legend. An omnipresent force on the New York City social scene, Rose stands as one of the most prolific photographers of our age. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Join MC Lyte Conversation At AOL Build Live

mc-lyte“Love Jones” was originally released as a movie in 1997, but now it’s back and bigger than ever as a musical. “Love Jones – the Musical,” fuses an A-List musical line with a movie title that is nothing short of a cultural phenomenon. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Eddie Murphy And Britt Roberston Redefine Family In “Mr. Church” On DVD (Video)

mr-church1Academy Award® nominee Eddie Murphy (Best Supporting Actor, Dreamgirls, 2006) and Britt Robertson (Tomorrowland) star in the heart-warming film Mr. Church, arriving on Digital HD and On Demand October 21 and on Blu-ray™ (plus Digital HD) and DVD (plus Digital) October 25 from Codeblack Films and Lionsgate. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: ‘Around The Way Girl: A Memoir’ By Taraji P. Henson

taraji-henson-book-cover1From Academy Award nominee and Golden Globe winner, Taraji P. Henson, comes an inspiring and funny book about family, friends, the hustle required to make it from DC to Hollywood, and the joy of living in your own truth. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Spend the Night At Brooklyn’s Rough Trade Record Store

sonosroughtradeairbnbAh, the weekend… Time to sit back, blare that favorite record, and pour yourself a glass of wine. Right? But wait, there are so many other things to worry about… Continue Reading →

HW Pick: “Get Hooked” On Randall’s Island “Run The River” Free Events

Get-Hooked_Randalls-Island-Park-Alliance1The month is almost over, before it ends here are a few Free Events to put on your radar screen on Randall’s Island at Randall’s Island Park: Continue Reading →