What a great performance I witnessed last night! The show was magnificent! I’ve seen this play approximately 7 times over the years. This recent showing blew me away. Each year the cast, writing and production gets better in all phases. I’m proud to say that all participating cast members have grown and elevated this uplifting and motivating play to higher heights. The Who I Am; … Continue reading [New Post] From Portland To Austin~ Who I Am; Celebrating Me. A Black History Production
Look up in the sky it’s a fro. It’s Mike E Winfield. Don’t cha know! In 2013 Mike E Winfield tuned in to our funny bones at the Capital City Comedy Club. Well guess what? He’s baaaaack from February 4 through February 7. Ujima Magazine had the honor to chat with the comedian known at Mike E Winfield. Ujima– How’s it going Mike E.? Mike … Continue reading [New Post] Capital City Comedy Club presents Mike E Winfield. He’s Baaaaack!!
THEATRE: I will preface this by saying that I viewed the epic movie, SELMA! and the stirring play, The Mountaintop, within twenty-four hours of each other. While I was fairly young and living in the north when these events took place, I do have memories of dinner table conversations, front porch discussions, back porch arguments about the pros and cons of stirring up white folks … Continue reading A Review: THE MOUNTAINTOP
Grammy®-Award winning Austinite blues guitarist Gary Clark, Jr. will headline Huston-Tillotson University’s Twelfth Annual President’s Mankind Assisting Students Kindle Educational Dreams (MASKED) Gala with his trademark guitar sound and engaging vocal style. The black-tie affair is scheduled for Saturday, March 7, 2015, at the JW Marriott, 110 E. 2nd Street, Austin, Texas, at 6 p.m. In addition, Grammy®-Award winning rhythm and blues singer Chrisette Michele … Continue reading Grammy®-Award Winning Austinite Gary Clark, Jr. to Headline Huston-Tillotson University’s President’s Mankind Assisting Students Kindle Educational Dreams Gala Grammy®-Award Winner Chrisette Michele Also Scheduled to Perform