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La Soirée: Marawa The Amazing Hula Hoop Dancer, The English Gents, Bath Boy, Juggler Extraordinaire & A Blue Bunny?

La Soirée: Marawa The Amazing Hula Hoop Dancer, The English Gents, Bath Boy, Juggler Extraordinaire & A Blue Bunny?

“Even the juggling is naughty! Don’t bring the children, this ain’t no big apple circus.” -New York Times   I was invited by the beautiful and jaw-dropping talented hula hoop virtuoso, Marawa, to see her perform last night in the off-broadway show, La Soirée, held at the Union Square Theatre in NY. Winner of the 2012 London Cabaret Awards, La Soirée(…)

Music: Urban Bush Babe Kelsey Lu McJunkins

Music: Urban Bush Babe Kelsey Lu McJunkins

  Tell us your name and where you are from?   My birth name is Kelsey Elizabeth McJunkins, but I go by Kelsey Lu. I was born in Charlotte, NC but I like to say I personally “grew up” in Winston Salem, NC where I went to North Carolina School of the ARTS.    (…)

Urban Bush Babes Coming Attractions

Urban Bush Babes Coming Attractions

I have to say fashion week has literally knocked the wind from me, and I may be an old lady in saying this, but I had to take a break from the shows to organize and edit the staggering accumulation of images from the past 5 days. Fashion week is definitely a wonderful experience but my(…)

Welcome To Our New ‘PRESS’ Page

Welcome To Our New ‘PRESS’ Page

To see the latest news, updates and scoop on what we are up to, welcome to our new ‘PRESS’ page. We condensed everything into a one page source…   simply scroll down..     click pink highlighted feature…     and view article.   To view our complete ‘PRESS’ page click here 

Sundance Film: ‘Dear White People’ (Video)

Sundance Film: ‘Dear White People’ (Video)

“There isn’t a right way to be black”   Have you seen a sneak preview of Justin Simien’s film ‘Dear White People‘? Recently awarded the Sundance 2014 U.S. ‘Dramatic Special Jury Award’ for Breakthrough Talent, Simien turns stereotypical cliches of what it means to be black in America into a visually beautiful and stimulating satire that is sure(…)

Exclusive Interview With Margot Bingham Of Boardwalk Empire

Exclusive Interview With Margot Bingham Of Boardwalk Empire

I caught up with Singer/Actress and star of Boardwalk Empire, Margot Bingham on the red carpet of HBO’s Girls season 3 premiere, held at the Lincoln Center in New York.   Set during the prohibition,  Bingham portrays character, ‘Daughter Maitland’, a young jazz/blues singer born to a prostitute in New Orleans. Suffering from Stockholm Syndrome, ‘Daughter Maitland’(…)

Style: Singer/Songwriter JETTA

Style: Singer/Songwriter JETTA

“If I wasn’t doing this I’d be… An astronaut.”   Meet Singer/Songwriter, JETTA. With Cee Lo Green and Paloma Faith under her belt, JETTA is now causing a ruckus of her own, since introducing us to her underground smash, START A RIOT.   Inviting comparison to Florence, The XX and Adele, the Liverpool born, London-living(…)

Music: TK Wonder…Striving

Music: TK Wonder…Striving

“Nothing in the world is worth having or worth doing unless it means effort, pain, difficulty…I have never in my life envied a human being who led an easy life. I have envied a great many people who led difficult lives and led them well.” — Theodore Roosevelt.   “In 2008 I began to pursue(…)

Music: Calma Carmona – “When I Was Your Girl” (Video)

Music: Calma Carmona – “When I Was Your Girl” (Video)

“When I Was Your Girl”…meet Puerto Rican Singer/Songwriter, Calma Carmona.   Directed by Ed Mariota Produced by Anthony Elizo and Calma Carmona Music by Dj Nature       2 previous photos: Mariela Alvarez     Photo: Alberto Santiago Torres    Photo: Mariela Alvarez calmacarmona.com

HBO ‘Girls’ : Exclusive Interview With Actress Danielle Brooks Of ‘Orange Is The New Black’ & Executive Producer Jenni Konner

HBO ‘Girls’ : Exclusive Interview With Actress Danielle Brooks Of ‘Orange Is The New Black’ & Executive Producer Jenni Konner

Cordially invited by HBO I had the chance to attended the networks premiere of ‘Girls‘ season 3 on Monday, January 6th. I caught up with one of the Executive Producers, Jenni Konner of the 2014 Golden Globe nominated, ‘Girls’, and leading lady, Danielle Brooks, aka ‘Taystee’ of Netflix Original Series ‘Orange Is The New Black,’(…)