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The Steve & Marjorie Harvey 2014 Gala A Huge Success

The Steve & Marjorie Harvey 2014 Gala A Huge Success
On May 3, 2014 at the Hilton Chicago, The Steve & Marjorie Harvey Foundation hosted a gala to benefit the non-profit organization’s nationwide mentoring programs and scholarships for boys and girls. The night was filled with laughs, entertainment, and encouragement. The empowering event garnered several supporters including actress Holly Robinson Peete, supermodel Cynthia Bailey (Real Housewives... Read more »

It's All About Mya

It's All About Mya
Mya, the quadruple no — the “sextuple” threat, has so many talents she’s in a league of her own; she’s a singer, songwriter, producer, actress, designer and dancer/choreographer. Whew! I hope I’ve named them all. She first arrived on the scene in 1998 with her self titled debut album, Mya, and took the music world... Read more »

Guess What Reality Show Is Holding Auditions In Chicago

Have you ever wanted to be on a reality show? Well now is your chance!! On Saturday March 29th, MTV will be holding auditions for The Real World: Chicago at McFadden’s Chicago 10am-5pm. The Real World were the ones who launched the term “Reality TV” — first premiering on MTV in 1992, it  has been... Read more »
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Review: Houston Ballet's Production of Aladdin

Review: Houston Ballet's Production of Aladdin
This weekend I had the pleasure to experience the Houston Ballet’s Production of Aladdin. Since the last time that I went to a ballet was in elementary school for The Nutcracker, I was excited to attend this event. Held in the elegant Auditorium Theater of Roosevelt in the heart of downtown, this family friendly production was a... Read more »

Take a Magic Carpet Ride and See The Houston Ballet’s Production of ALADDIN

Take a Magic Carpet Ride and See The Houston Ballet’s Production of ALADDIN
Take a magic carpet ride to the Auditorium Theater of Roosevelt University  On March 22nd at 8pm and 23rd at 2pm as they present the Houston Ballet’s production of Aladdin.  If you remember the movie providing magical and colorful imagery along with memorable ballads, you can only expect that seeing the live adaption through the eyes of ballet... Read more »

Introducing Just Nekia Nichelle's New Contributing Writer Yari

Introducing Just Nekia Nichelle's New Contributing Writer Yari
                I’m pleased to announce that Yari will be joining my blog as a contributing writer. I’ve had the pleasure of working with Yari in the past and her warm and energetic spirit is infectious. Yari is her pen name but she is known to friends and family... Read more »
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Chicago Event Frankie Parker Live At The Shrine

Chicago Event Frankie Parker Live At The Shrine
Frankie Parker is a R&B/Soul recording artist and songwriter in the Chicagoland area. Her upcoming album, Breezy, is a melodic diary that depicts the emotional challenges of marriage.  The album includes variations of musical genres such as R&B, Hip Hop, and even Spoken Word.  Her latest single Peace, Love, and Wine  has been in heavy rotation by Chicago’s WVAZ 102.7 FM radio and was coined the... Read more »

NYE 2014 Events in Chicago

NYE 2014 Events in Chicago
Still contemplating on what to do this NYE, well here are a couple of events you may want to consider for your night out on the town: What: NYE Party at Dragonfly Hosted by Actor John Reliford  Where: Dragonfly Restaurant, 832 W. Randolph, Chicago, IL 60607  Actor, Richard John Reliford will host a New Year’s Eve... Read more »

Weekend Event: The Wiz A Broadway Musical Starring Robin Givens

Weekend Event: The Wiz A Broadway Musical Starring Robin Givens
The iconic remake of The Wiz has returned and arrived at the Arie Crown Theater, brought to you by none other than John Ruffin Entertainment & Theater 47! The Broadway Musical will feature a star studded cast, along with some of Chicago’s finest on Saturday, November 23rd. To ensure you catch this classic remake, there will be,... Read more »
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Chicago Events: An Evening with A Comeaux

Chicago Events: An Evening with A Comeaux
For one night only! Chicago welcomes the incomparable A Comeaux of Six Brown Chicks as seen on WCIU and OWN TV now starring in the intense drama film written/directed by Alaina L. Lewis, The Avenue. In a private screening and riveting never-before seen monologue, A Comeaux will also address in a candid conversation and Q & A, her year after being featured on OWN’s... Read more »
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