On April 3rd, 2014, New York’s Ethel Barrymore Theater opened its doors to welcome excited theater goers to see the 2014 A Raisin in the Sun Broadway revival, the staged adaptation of Lorraine Hansberry’s book. The show features a small ensemble cast on a small set full of some of Hollywood’s finest actors such as […]
Lee Daniels (The Butler, Precious) is currently in Chicago shooting his first television series, Empire. The Fox TV show features a dream cast that consists of Taraji P. Henson (Cookie Lynn), Terrence Howard (Lucious Lyons), Malik Yoba (Vernon Turner), and a great ensemble that includes Gabourey Sidibe from Precious, Jussie Smollet, Macy Gray, and the daughter of Denzel Washington, Olivia […]
Three Columbia College Chicago students, two of which graduated together in May of 2012, created a short film together titled “The Losing Game”. The writer and director of the film was Cameran Batley, creative producer was Jessica Estelle Huggins, and Candice Majors was the director of photography . The student film stars local up and […]
AWP had the opportunity to attend a private showcase at the Hard Rock Hotel in Chicago where singer Tank took the stage, and performed some of his top hits. He was accompanied solely by a DJ and a piano, and serenaded the audience with his raw, natural voice. He spoke about the inspiration behind his […]
Check out this hilarious video of the President singing Justin Bieber’s song “Boyfriend”.
Everbody’s favorite “Single Ladies” dancer, Ashley Everett, has officially launched her on YouTube Channel under DanceOn. For those who may not know (and I don’t know why you wouldn’t know lol), Ashley is Beyonce’s right hand dancer. She’s been her dance captain for the last few years, and has danced alongside the Queen Bey in […]