Category Archives: Theater

  • Nnenna Freelon Takes the ‘Clothesline Muse’ to the National Black Theatre Festival

    Jun 28, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

    *(Durham, NC)— Multiple GRAMMY nominee and jazz great Nnenna Freelon will bring her theatrical project, The Clothesline Muse, to the 14th biennial National Black Theatre Festival in Winston-Salem, NC, August 7 & 8. The Clothesline Muse celebrates African American culture, women’s history, the Civil Rights struggle, and the emerging labor movement of the day, through […]

  • First Look: Taye Diggs as Broadway’s Hedwig

    Jun 25, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *The folks at “Hedwig and the Angry Inch” have released a first look at Taye Diggs in the title role. The actor returns to Broadway this summer in the 2014 Tony Award winner for Best Musical Revival – replacing “Glee” star Darren Criss. The show opened last season with Neil Patrick Harris – winning a […]

  • Snaps: Chris Brown Gives Fans Sneak Peek of ‘One Hell of a Nite Tour’ [Photo Gallery]

    Jun 24, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

    *On Friday, June 19, Chris Brown gave fans a peek at what they can expect to see on the recently announced “One Hell of a Nite Tour” during his iHeartRadio Live performance at the iHeartRadio Theater in Los Angeles. T.I. started the party opening for Chris and performed classics like “Bring’em Out” and “Live Your […]

  • New York City Ballet Legend Albert Evans Dies at 46

    Jun 23, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Albert Evans, one of only two African-American principal dancers in New York City Ballet’s 67-year history, has died following a short illness. He was 46. Evans died at New York’s Mount Sinai Hospital on Monday night, said Rob Daniels, a spokesman for the ballet company. He did not have details on the nature of the […]

  • Lee England, Jr., The Soul Violinist, Set To Perform At Geffen Playhouse Fundraiser

    Jun 14, 15 by Darlene Donloe Leave a comment

    *Lee England Jr. has single-handedly made playing the violin cooler than cool. At 31, the Waukegan, Ill. native, who calls himself The Soul Violinist, has taken the traditional sound of a violin, added his signature groove and interpretations, resulting in a sound that is fresh and innovative. In the hands of England, the violin, long […]

  • ‘Madea on the Run’ Stage Play Added to Megafest Line Up

    Jun 12, 15 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *DALLAS  – MegaFest, the nation’s largest inspirational family festival, today announced Tyler Perry’s new stage play, “Madea on the Run,” will make a tour stop in Dallas during the five-day experience slated for August 19-23. The play will be in the arena at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center on Friday, August 21, at 7:30 […]