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30 Apr

Virtual event: 6:00 pm CT/7:00 pm ET

April 30, 2021

4:00 pm To 6:00 pm

The Spring 2021 Gala, A Night With Crossroads will honor a visionary, a pioneer of American icon of stage and screen, the great Cicely Tyson. You’re invited to celebrate as Crossroads shines an important light on Cicely Tyson’s inspirational life and her influential body of work. Read more…

30 Apr

Zoom event: 2:00 pm CT/3:00 pm ET

April 30, 2021

12:00 pm To 1:30 pm

Internationally renowned artist and long-time Black Panther Emory Douglas speaks about art & social justice. Douglas will share a multimedia, historical retrospective of his artwork created as a member of the Black Panther Party and his continuing socially-conscious work. Read more…

23 Apr

Facebook Live: 6:00 pm CT/7:00 ET

April 23, 2021

4:00 pm To 5:00 pm

Black Ensemble Theater presents a Live Chat with the cast of You Can’t Fake the Funk (A Journey Through Funk Music.) This ride on the mothership paid tribute to Earth, Wind and Fire, Sly and the Family Stone, Ohio Players, Rufus and Chaka Khan, Rick James, George Clinton and Parliament-Funkadelic, and Bootsy Collins,… Read more…

19 Apr

Application deadline April 23, 2021 (first phase)

April 19, 2021 To April 23, 2021

12:00 am To 12:00 am

In an effort to create opportunities and recognition for poets and spoken word artists, the Black Hollywood Education and Resource Center (BHERC) announces a call for entries for the inaugural BHERC “Lift Every Voice” (LEV) program. Read more…