Categories Archives: Fashion

Film Review – ‘I Am Not Your Negro’.

Scroll through any social media comment thread and you’re sure to find “it” there. Perhaps you’ve heard someone mumble “it” during a conversation. Or maybe you have been the person to say “it.” So what is “it” you ask? “It” is the ...

SBIFF Virtuoso Awards.

Each year a group of talented individuals who have had breakthrough performances are honored with a Virtuoso Award at the 32nd Annual Santa Barbara international Film Festival. This year’s awardees  include; Mahershala Ali (Moonlight), Dev Patel (Lion) ...

Hidden Figures debuts No. 1 at the Box Office.

‘Hidden Figures’ made its debut, clinching the No. 1 spot at the box office its opening weekend and raking in $22.8 million in sales. The film, that stars Taraji P. Henson as Katherine Johnson, Octavia Spencer as Dorothy Vaughan and Janelle Monáe as ...

The MELANIN-ations Are In.

The 2017 Golden Globe awards are around the corner and the nominations for the magical and melanated are in. They are as follows… DRAMA SERIES: This Is Us COMEDY OR MUSICAL SERIES: Atlanta • black-ish COMEDY OR MUSICAL SERIES – ACTRESS: Issa ...

On Deck: Lenora.

On December 1, in the heart of downtown Houston’s theater district, a supremely lucky audience of a boxing event at the Ballroom at Bayou Place got a preview of the beautiful, magical voice of Lenora. It was there that Lenora sang a stirring rendition o ...

On Deck: Lianne La Havas.

Recently, a happy accident occurred which reignited my desire to discover new music. Thanks to the auto-play function of YouTube, a random NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert began playing on my TV one day. To my surprise and delight, it was the mini concert of s ...

Dave Chappelle Takes Over ‘SNL’.

He’s baaaaaack! I’m sure you’ve heard the rumblings and seen the clips of revered comedian Dave Chappelle testing out new material on various audiences around the country. Chappelle wowed the nation as he made his ‘SNL’ debut days after the 2016 ...

Watch List.

I have finally done it. I’ve joined the ranks of citizens who watch ‘The Walking Dead.’ It was not an easy task by any means. In this day and age, to fully experience a show in its entirety with no spoilers it has become necessary to avoid all human ...