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The Essence of Alvin Ailey
Written by HANIYYAH TAHIRAH MUHAMMAD 26 March 2009
 Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre Celebrates 50th AnniversaryPhoto by Malcom Ali for Sentinel  World Famous Theatre Celebrates 50th Anniversary   I was given the opportunity to accompany ... read more >>

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The Finer Things in Life (Part 2)
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 26 March 2009
PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA HAS BEEN NAMED ONE OF THE BEST DRESSED MEN IN THE WORLD, BUT HIS WIFE MICHELLE IS BECOMING THE FASHION ICON.Last week men's fashion was covered, namely men needing to suit up ... read more >>
Call for Performing Artists
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 March 2009
The City of Inglewood’s Historic Site Preservation Committee has issued a call for local musicians, dancers, and vocalists, who are interested in showcasing their talents during the “Concerts ... read more >>
L.A. Women’s Theatre to honor five Women
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 March 2009
The Los Angeles Women’s Theatre Festival will honor five women for their exceptional career and life achievements at its Opening Night Gala on March 26 at Highways Performance Space in Santa ... read more >>
@ the Box Office (03-19-09 Edition)
Written by Kam Williams (Contributing Writer) 19 March 2009
OPENING THIS WEEK   BIG BUDGET FILMS Duplicity (PG-13 for profanity and sexuality) Clive Owen and Julia Roberts co-star in this espionage thriller as corporate spies working for competing companies ... read more >>
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater 50th Anniversary Celebration
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 March 2009
The 2008-2009 season of Dance at the Music Center continues through March 22nd with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, celebrating its 50th anniversary, and marking the company's fifth visit ... read more >>
50 Cent Joins Fall Out Boy’s ‘Believers Never Die Part Deux’ Tour
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 March 2009
Kicking their highly-anticipated US Tour up another notch, Fall Out Boy has announced that acclaimed rapper 50 Cent will join the band on five cities on their ‘Believers Never Die Part Deux’ ... read more >>
New Book Examines Black Quilts from Slavery to the White House
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 March 2009
When her first son was shot to death, Ora Poston Knowell poured her grief into a quilt. Every April 15, she hangs it in his honor from the front porch of her Oakland, Calif., home. On May 5, she displays ... read more >>

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The Finer Things In Life
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 19 March 2009
Michael Ferrera measures Jason Lewis for a custom, tailor made suit. Ferrera says that the advantages of a custom made suit over a suit off of the rack are endless. To set up an appointment with Ferrera, ... read more >>
Ava DuVernay: The “This Is the Life” Interview
Written by Kam Williams (Contributing Writer) 19 March 2009
Life Is Good!   Ava DuVernay has worked in the world of film as a marketer and a publicist for more than 14 years, forming The DuVernay Agency in 1999.  Her award-winning firm has provided ... read more >>
Xscape Singer to star in cast of Bravo's "The Real Housewives of Atlanta"
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 March 2009
Entertainment Weekly is reporting that Kandi Burruss of the 90s R&B group Xscape will join the cast of Bravo's "The Real Housewives of Atlanta," replacing fired housewife DeShawn ... read more >>
Eminem album 'Relapse" set to drop May 19
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 March 2009
Interscope released a statement Thursday proclaiming May 19th as the release date for Eminem’s upcoming album, "Relapse," with a single and video set to premiere on April 7. A second ... read more >>
Chris Brown & Rihanna Dispute Caused by Text Message
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 March 2009
Leave it to celebrity police TMZ to keep digging for dirt. Well, it looks like they um, shall we say, struck pay dirt. To be exact, the site is reporting that the female that triggered the bruising ... read more >>
Angelique Kidjo set to perform at USC Spectrum
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 March 2009
Eclectic, electrifying, four-time Grammy nominee Angelique Kidjo will perform at the University of Southern California on March 26, 2009. Unchallenged as the best-known African female singer of her ... read more >>
Urban Network Honors Berry Gordy at Summit
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 March 2009
Danny Glover to Host Dinner for Black Filmmakers Inc Legendary music executive and founder of Motown Records, Berry Gordy, will be in attendance at the Urban Network Music-Entertainment Summit’s ... read more >>
Gamble & Huff to be Named BMI Icons
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 March 2009
BMI will name preeminent production and songwriting team Gamble & Huff BMI Icons at its 57th annual Pop Awards, slated for Tuesday, May 19 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Los Angeles. Hosted by ... read more >>
Long Beach Step Show
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 March 2009
The National Pan-Hellenic Council at California State University, Long Beach is proud to present its 19th Annual Step Show to be held at the fabulous Long Beach State Walter Pyramid on Saturday, March ... read more >>
Rashida Jones: The I Love You, Man Interview
Written by Kam Williams (Contributing Writer) 12 March 2009
Rashida's Rhapsody Born in L.A. on February 25, 1976, Rashida Leah Jones is the younger daughter of jazz icon/composer/arranger/record producer Quincy Jones and actress Peggy Lipton of Mod ... read more >>
Oscar Nominees Come Out To Praise Student Filmmakers
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 March 2009
Academy Award nominees past and present were once again in full force, coming out in support of young Hollywood talents as the Multicultural Motion Picture Association's (MMPA's), annual Oscar ... read more >>
Michael Jackson seeks comeback in London
Written by Associated Press 05 March 2009
Michael Jackson's spokeswoman said Tuesday that the musician will make a "special announcement" in London this week, amid speculation the reclusive singer will announce his first live ... read more >>
2009 Playboy Jazz Festival is scheduled for June 13 & 14th
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 March 2009
Some of the most exciting and internationally renowned names in jazz will come together when the 2009 Playboy Jazz Festival, now in its 31st year, presents a stellar lineup of talent Saturday and Sunday, ... read more >>
Keshia Knight Pulliam: The Madea Goes to Jail Interview
Written by Kam Williams (Contributing Writer) 05 March 2009
Cosby Kid Chats about Successful Comeback Born in Newark, New Jersey on April 9, 1979, Keshia Knight Pulliam entered showbiz at an early age, making TV commercials as a toddler and already landing ... read more >>
Allstate Returns as a Top Sponsor for 2009 Jenesse Silver Rose Weekend
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 February 2009
Jenesse Center is proud to welcome Allstate Insurance Company as a returning major sponsor for the 2009 Silver Rose Weekend. The charity event, chaired by Academy Award winning actress and long time ... read more >>
@ the Box Office (02-27-09 Edition)
Written by Kam Williams (Contributing Writer) 26 February 2009
Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun  For movies opening February 27, 2009   Big Budget Films Crossing Over (R for sexuality, nudity, graphic violence and pervasive profanity) ... read more >>
The Year of Mary Mary Continues
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 February 2009
As the 2009 Grammy Award Winners Garner Four Dove Award Nominations and a performance at the white house. The year of Mary Mary continues as the dynamic gospel duo of sisters Erica and Tina Campbell ... read more >>

 

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