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Michelle Williams (Sandra) photo by Carol Rosegg

Destiny’s Child Michelle Williams stars in Broadway Sensation Fela!

Posted February 12, 2013 by Nicole Davis

Prior to Super Bowl XLVII, social media websites were full of “I can’t wait to see Beyoncé perform at half time” messages. Half time arrived and the most shocking thing happened, a Destiny’s Child reunion with Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams. Besides that amazing performance, inquiring minds want to know “What is Michelle Williams up […]

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L.A. Rebellion:Daughters of the Dust w/ Filmmaker Julie Dash

Posted May 16, 2013 by ndigo

  Filmmaker Julie Dash in person Introduction by Jacqueline Stewart, co-curator of L.A. Rebellion at UCLA FREE, reserve your seats at: http://ticketsweb.uchicago.edu/categories/film Tuesday, May 21| 7p.m. Logan Center Performance Hall 074 – 915 East 60th, Street Daughters of the Dust Julie Dash, 1991, 35mm, 112 min, new print! Dash’s masterful first feature film, set in […]

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Kartemquin Films: ‘The Trials of Muhammad Ali’ Chicago Screenings!

Posted November 5, 2013 by ndigo

The Trials of Muhammad Ali covers the explosive crossroads of Ali’s life. When Cassius Clay becomes Muhammad Ali, his conversion to Islam and refusal to serve in the Vietnam War leave him banned from boxing and facing a five-year prison sentence. Ali’s choice of conscience over fame and fortune resonates far beyond the boxing ring, […]

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