Tag: entertainment

Legend, Al Stiles crosses over

Legend, Al Stiles crosses over

| January 11, 2014

On Jan. 2, legendary performer, entrepreneur and community advocate Al Stiles made his transition at age 91.

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TRIAAC set to host Post-Labor Day Community Fish Fry

TRIAAC set to host Post-Labor Day Community Fish Fry

| September 5, 2013

The Three Rivers Institute of Afrikan Art & Culture (TRIAAC) invites you to a Post-Labor Day Community Fish Fry, featuring the best fried fish in the city,with a daylong celebration of live entertainment by community talent.

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Lee Daniels’ The Butler brought back memories and a few tears

Lee Daniels’ The Butler brought back memories and a few tears

| September 1, 2013

By Madeline Marcelia Garvin On Aug. 16, Lee Daniels’s The Butler, opened in Fort Wayne. The film is very powerful and features an all star cast: Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, Robin Williams, Jane Fonda, Mariah Carey, Cuba Gooding, Jr., John Cusack and Terrence Howard to name a few. True, there were some stereotypical moments: the […]

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Tasha DeNae set to return from Atlanta for special end of summer performance

Tasha DeNae set to return from Atlanta for special end of summer performance

| August 28, 2013

Win 2 tickets to see Tasha! Click here & LIKE the post to enter FORT WAYNE—One of the city’s most promising daughters is set to return to the Summit City for a long-awaited stellar concert performance in one of the last big events of the summer. Rising Atlanta-based R&B star Tasha DeNae is scheduled to perform  with her […]

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Tasha DeNae set to perform at The Philmore

Tasha DeNae set to perform at The Philmore

| August 22, 2013

FORT WAYNE—You’re invited to the “Last Party of the Summer” featuring Tasha DeNae and the wonderful sounds of the Jimi DeNae Band. Let this talented singer, songwriter blow you away with her R&B style as we celebrate the last days of summer! September 1, 2013 at The Philmore on Broadway, 2441 Broadway St. Doors open at 7:30pm, Live show 8:15pm Tickets $13.50 […]

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Tasha DeNae and Jimi DeNae Band hosting ‘The Vibe’ in Atlanta

Tasha DeNae and Jimi DeNae Band hosting ‘The Vibe’ in Atlanta

| August 20, 2013

Courtesy of FRIEND OF FRIENDS Productions R&B artist Tasha DeNae and the Jimi DeNae Band are hosting a new entertainment show in Atlanta called “The Vibe.” Each month this show introduces new artists and artists with their own original music to the city. Plans are being made to bring Tasha DeNae and the wonderful sounds of […]

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Hip Hop turns 40

Hip Hop turns 40

| August 15, 2013

It’s hard to believe, but on Sunday, Aug. 11, Hip Hop celebrated its 40th birthday. Yes, the big 4-0. It’s been four decades of creativity, invaluable efforts and love. Do you remember the doubters who said it wouldn’t last? They sure missed the mark. Looking back, the DJ has been the most significant element in Hip Hop since its inception.

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Stephen King, John Mellencamp, T-Bone Burnett collaborate on ‘Ghost Brothers of Darkland County’

Stephen King, John Mellencamp, T-Bone Burnett collaborate on ‘Ghost Brothers of Darkland County’

| August 8, 2013

Horror publisher weighs in on A-lister joint project Music Review by D. L. Russell Quite often, when a creative project is put together with too many alpha-type-all-stars, the effort can get bogged down by egos and strong wills. But with the CD + DVD Deluxe Edition set inspired by the stage play, Ghost Brothers of […]

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Spotlight on Ty Causey

Spotlight on Ty Causey

| July 31, 2013

I’m Ty Causey and I’m happy to come to you in Frost Illustrated as always and I want all of you to know that the American Legion Post 148 is very special to me. The Legion is one of the first places where I really started performing with my live band and it felt great.

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Black Harvest Film Festival returns to Chicago

| July 29, 2013

19th Annual Black Harvest Film Festival, August 2-29, is the Midwest’s largest and longest-running festival of the black experience on film and the Gene Siskel Film Center’s most vibrant annual showcase featuring provocative films that tell stories, spark lively discussions, and address issues relating to the experience from the African diaspora. • Opening Night: A Black Harvest Feast (August […]

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