Category: Lifestyle

Unchartered to chartered territory

Junior Theatre Arts major Marquise Shelby goes the distance in bringing something new to the Atlanta University Center, Evolution Dance Theatre. Coming to CAU, Shelby took note of the institution not having a dance organization and he immediately visited the office of Student Affairs. After emailing all the presidents of different dance organizations for advice,

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“Amazing Grace” How Sweet the Sound

Taking a journey to 1972, the audience filled the Virginia Lacy Jones Exhibition Hall in the Robert W. Woodruff library on April 17 to see Aretha Franklin’s “Amazing Grace,” before its theatrical release Easter weekend 2019. Songs were carefully selected and arranged to honor the living legacy of the recent Pulitzer Prize winner by producer

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“LITTLE” START TO A BIG FUTURE

Regina Hall, Issa Rae, Marsai Martin and Tina Gordon came to the Atlanta University Center on Thursday, Apr 4 to talk about their new movie, “Little,” and black women’s empowerment. Martin has become the youngest executive producer in the entertainment industry with this production. She shared with the audience that she thought that it was

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‘Surviving RKelly’ Producer visits Spelman College

Being over two months since the series aired, Hampton discussed the lives of singer, songwriter R. Kelly’s victims and their families’ post-production. “The reason you don’t see a post interview with Dominique is because she wasn’t ready,” the producer stated. The audience learned from Hampton just how many roles she played while being a producer.

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XFINITY’S BLACK TV & FILM SHARES THE HBCU EXPERIENCE

According to Executive Director of Multicultural Products and co-founder of Comcast Xfinity’s Black Film & TV her brainchild “The HBCU Experience” was born out of a want to create a unique space on the cable network platform that celebrates historically black colleges and universities (HBCU). The Emory University graduate, Keesha Boyd understands the importance of HBCUs

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NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO AFFILIATE STATION CELEBRATES 45 YEARS OF BROADCASTING WITH BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION

by Shed Jackson of Communications & Marketing Director of WCLK Jazz 91.9 WCLK Atlanta’s Jazz Station makes 45 on April 10.  To mark this milestone, Jazz 91.9 WCLK is throwing a 45th Anniversary birthday celebration at WCLK Studios featuring special performances by Saxophonists Trey Daniels and BK Jackson along with Vocalists Dara Carter, Kim Cage

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