Harlem – ROUTES by Ronald Bunn

Cole Network System (CNS): Bringing People, Business, and Ideas Together for Over 35 Years!

Norman Cole and daughters Chadley and Monique are living testaments to the precept that the family that prays together, and works together, stays together—longer and stronger. Collectively, they are the heart, soul, and life force of Cole Network System (CNS), a business-driven networking … Read More

That Bad Eartha Kitt Purr-haps, Misunderstood?

“Many men wanted to lay me down, but few wanted to pick me up.” —Eartha Kitt The tantalizing tease…the seductive strut…the bewitching come-hither look…the low, raspy voice…and of course, her signature purr-r-r-r-r. That was, unmistakably, the indomitable Eartha Kitt. An … Read More

Today’s Renaissance Woman, Barbara Lewis Talks with Today’s Renaissance Man, Playwright Laurence Holder (Part I)

Your work fascinates me, Laurence, because it is so strong in history. It brings what was into now, but that history is not always appreciated.

“Your reading is dead on, Barbara. The reason why I’m interested in African American history is because our tales are not told. I was just talking on the phone with a friend and we were amazed that Prince and Michael Jackson coexisted at the same time, doing all of the fantastic music and creating music at the same time. Our artistry and our stories are always being separated out.”

Art In Flux – Harlem – “Dreamers”

Through May 31, 2016 Harlem Properties 163 Lenox Avenue (646) 340-3479 Harlem “Dreamers”, the first in an ongoing series of quarterly exhibitions produced in collaboration with Harlem Properties, is dedicated to celebrating the artistic soul of the community. Featuring paintings, photography and … Read More

“Wylie Avenue Views” – Robbie McCauley, Award-Winning Actress

“Learning and Talking More with Robbie McCauley”, Part II   “Everything to you is jazz. Me I’m classical,” Robbie McCauley’s daughter, composer Jessie Montgomery, http://www.jessiemontgomery.com/about/, www.jessiemontgomery.com,  says in Jazz ‘n Class, a meditation on an artist-to-artist familial bond of performers in different … Read More

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