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In the words of Kirven Douthit-Boyd, co-artistic director of dance, hip-hop and modern dance, "COCA-Center of Creative Arts’ 2021-2022 season is well-rounded with something for everyone: dance lovers, music lovers, and theatre lovers, to enjoy."

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The Taste of Black Chicago motivated Aisha James and her entrepreneurial friends to bring a similar concept to St. Louis. She received encouragement from those very friends saying that they would support. However, that wasn’t her original plan.

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Years ago, Andre Holman’s late father asked him what his next move would be since Holman had worked with STL TV for quite some time and produced events for the St. Louis Cardinals and St. Louis Rams.

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A virtual format including roundtable discussions, summer performing arts classes and video performances helped The St. Louis Black Repertory Company remain active during the past year.

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Four years ago, Jerome Harris Jr. worked for a nonprofit organization called St. Louis Urban K-Life. It provides north St. Louis city teens with mentorship, professional and collegiate advice, financial literacy education and access to resources often not found in their communities. 

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(Hollywood, CA) Veteran actress Marla Gibbs received her long-awaited star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Hollywood, California on Tuesday, July 20 after a slight medical  scare. The former maid known as “Florence” on “The Jeffersons” and “Mary” on “227” was in  the middle of giving her re…

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Andrae’Co “Dre’Co” Craig has a personality and aura people are drawn to. From his warm, welcoming demeanor to the big, charismatic energy he brings to a room where he entertains as an emcee and host. Upon meeting him, he makes you feel like you’re talking to a lifelong friend.

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The creative influence of Black people cannot be overstated in the realm of American and global culture. And it can fairly be said that the St. Louis region has provided more than most. Popular music was forever changed by Chuck Berry – as was jazz music thanks to Miles Davis. Modern dance w…

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Think Taco Tuesday, fiesta vibes and Cinco de Mayo when you listen to Tyrell “Alcam” Walker’s latest feel-good single “Get Big,” which channels all the right energy for summertime vibes.

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Closing out Pride Month, this weekend on Saturday, June 26, Black millennial married couple Tre’von “Tre G,” Griffith and Shelton Boyd-Griffith will host their second annual WerQfest Music and Arts Festival at the City Foundry. 

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Dance St. Louis, known for bringing grand, show-stopping performances to the stage, will showcase the Emerson Spring to Dance Festival 2021, June 25-27 under The Big Top in the Grand Center Arts District.

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While most seniors spent their final year of high school adapting to COVID restrictions, quarantines and a senior year landscape that was nothing like they imagined, certain students’ challenges were unique.