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Debbie Allen's 'Freeze Frame' Promotes Non-Violence
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Photo by Oliver Bokelberg This contemporary dance production includes graffiti and art by muralist John Valadez. During the
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These Little Girls Totally Dominate In Awesome Dance Video
CULTURE & ARTS
Syncopated Ladies: Fierce Feminine Strong
I spoke with Chloe Arnold to talk about her amazing sisterhood of talented hoofers and what it means for women tap dancers.
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Michelle Obama's Dance Class At The White House Was Peak Black Girl Magic
Debbie Allen taught the girls an African dance and we're completely floored.
CULTURE & ARTS
I Had a Dream: An Encores! Wish List
Author, librarian, archivist, teacher, dancer, husband, pop cu...
Instead of getting depressed about how they don't write 'em like they used to, here's an even dozen shows from the era of
up through the '00s that Encores! might consider in the future.
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Debbie Allen-Helmed 'Freeze Frame' To Explore Gun Violence In The U.S.
'Freeze Frame,' a new work fusing dance, music, cinema and theater, kicks off its U.S. premiere in Los Angeles Feb. 5.
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23 Black Stars Who Shined On Broadway Through The Years
These actors and actresses slayed the stage!
42 Black Filmmakers Take Over Twitter To Raise Awareness Around Diversity In Cinema
“It’s all about this whole movement that black film is beautiful and if we want to see these things we can’t just complain
Shonda Rhimes, Ava DuVernay And Other Badass Women Grace The Cover Of Essence's May Issue
Yes! Each of these women has created powerful narratives that have helped to boost the representation of black women in media
Raven-Symone Gives Heartfelt Surprise, Honors Mentor Debbie Allen (VIDEO)
“Ms. Debbie is my hero, because she always gives,” she said in the video clip. “And to be able to express to Ms. Debbie what
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Debbie Allen: Cosby Allegations Are 'Hard To Believe'
What The Cast Of 'A Different World' Is Doing Today -- And Who Voices The Green M&M (VIDEO)
Cree Summer ("Freddie") "I started doing cartoons when I was 12 years old and I still do cartoons. I work for Nickelodeon
Debbie Allen: How Does A Sex Tape Make You 'Famous'?
Legendary dancer, actor and choreographer Debbie Allen shares her thoughts on how today's celebrities pay a higher price
TV & FILM
Debbie Allen Knows There Won't Be Diversity On TV Until We Meld Into One Melting Pot Of A Race
And, if I'm not mistaken, you met Shonda Rhimes through the dance academy as well? What is it like working with her now? Shonda
Catching Up With The Cast Of 'The Facts Of Life'
OWN's series 'Where Are They Now?' catches up with some of Oprah's most unforgettable guests and we get a sneak preview of the show on HuffPost Live. This week's show takes a look at what the cast of "The Facts Of Life" has been up to recently.
Debbie Allen Looks Back On Her Wide-Ranging Career
OWN's series 'Where Are They Now?' catches up with some of Oprah's most unforgettable guests. This week's show features Debbie Allen, who joins us live to answer your fan questions!
How Racism Almost Derailed Debbie Allen's Dance Career (VIDEO)
Allen's appearance on "Oprah: Where Are They Now?" airs Friday, Jan. 17 at 9 p.m. ET on OWN. "Growing up in Houston in the
Before 'Scandal,' These Black Actresses Rocked The Small Screen (VIDEO)
Black women now have new voices and visibility that they didn’t have before, although there's still some room for growth
Celebrities For Obama: 10 Stars Who Have Publicly Supported The President
When President Barack Obama officially declared his plans to run for President back in 2007, countless black celebrities
TV & FILM
Debbie Allen Returns To 'Grey's Anatomy' And More Casting News
Chris Diamantopoulos heads to "The Goodwin Games." The real-life husband of one of the show's stars, Becki Newton, will play
Movie Makers and Story Tellers Take Over Miami
I am an emotional writer. I want to reach others through the ...
From June 20th to the 23rd, my goal was to learn as much about the film industry as possible; to see it through the eyes of the artists, hear it in their voices, see their visions on the big screen, and to gauge the audiences reaction.
Idris Elba's Scripted Series, 'Milk & Honey' Debuts Episode Two (VIDEO)
About Nia: 'Milk & Honey': Episode One: About Harper: About Samirah: Starring Lance Gross, Bryce Wilson, Faune Chambers, and
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