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Center Theatre Group lands Jeremy O. Harris’ provocative hit ‘Slave Play’ for a 2020-21 season still full of coronavirus-driven questions. A bit of good arts news for a change: Center Theatre Group on Thursday announced that “Slave Play” has been added to its still-cohering 2020-21 season lineup. The uproarious and… Read more »

The economic devastation from the coronavirus is threatening to end a revival of black-owned businesses in South L.A. just as it’s getting started. Four months into a profitable start, the owners of South LA Cafe sent out an SOS to their nearly 10,000 Instagram followers. “Help us keep South LA… Read more »

These South LA restaurants were thriving until coronavirus changed everything

Swift Cafe, Hotville Chicken, and Hilltop Coffee + Kitchen are figuring out how to stay open during the coronavirus pandemic Six months ago, Kyndra McCrary opened Swift Cafe in the South Los Angeles neighborhood of Leimert Park. McCrary worked with a nutritionist to bring a healthy menu to the neighborhood,… Read more »

BCE Media Inc., parent company of online events calendar BlackCulturalEvents.com and led by CEO Pamela Ashe-Thomas, announced the expansion of its digital media portfolio through the launch of Black Cultural Film (http://blackculturalfilm.com/), an online eCommerce film website.  BCE Media Inc., now operates online properties Black Cultural Events (http://blackculturalevents.com/), the fashion… Read more »

Black Cultural Events is working to keep us connected to our communities. Here’s how you can help: Like us on Facebook, follow us on Instagram and Twitter – and share our posts! Buy and wear our gear to show others your support Become a volunteer or Write a testimonial contact@blackculturalevents(dot)com… Read more »