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01 Mar 2015

Jemeni: "I Write Because I Have To. That's Life To Me"

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Jemeni (born Joanne Gairy) is likely best known as the other half of Mark & Jem In The Morning, a punchy morning radio show on G987FM.

19 Feb 2015

It Wasn’t Until I Found Theater That I Knew How To Stand Up For Myself. Teneile Warren Reflects On Her Journey To Adulthood.

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She’s complex, jarring at times, expressive but shy, and happens to be a writer, actor, director, educator, executive director, wife, and a business owner. 

11 Feb 2015

Jean Augustine: The First Black Woman To Be Elected to Parliament

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The fact that we are able to celebrate Black History Month, is due in large part to the efforts of The Honourable Jean Augustine. 

26 Jan 2015

Playwright Trey Anthony Working On New Documentary

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Trey Anthony is using her creative expertise to share the stories of Black women and train the next generation of Canadian writers. 

22 Jan 2015

Publisher Neil Shelton Brings Sophistication To Canadian Print World With HOLR Magazine

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Toronto’s hottest new lifestyle publication, HOLR Magazine, is redefining the print landscape in Canada. The chic bi-monthly mag brings readers across the country the latest in style, entertainment, health, love and so much more. HOLR’s most recent issue features one of the music industry’s newest up and coming "it" girls, V. Bozeman on the cover.

20 Jan 2015

Extraordinary Canadian Dancer, Tamla Matthews is Celebrated on the 2015 Legacy Poster

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Tamla Matthews is a recognized dance artist, director, entrepreneur and educator in the Canadian arts community. Over the past two decades, she has used her exceptional talent and passion for dance to uplift African and Caribbean communities in Toronto.

19 Jan 2015

What's In A Name? Author Sean Mauricette Shares Story Behind New Book

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Sean Mauricette has many titles to his name, some of which include actor, producer, musician, and public speaker. He’s now adding author to the list, but he readily admits it was by no intentional plan… and shares how he became a sort of accidental author.

10 Jan 2015

Zion: Fresh New Talent On The Gospel Scene

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With the release of her debut album, He's All Around, Marinda Kikanke, otherwise known by her stage name, Zion, is on fire!

10 Jan 2015

Why Teachers Have To Give Until They Can't Give Anymore

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Joel Ien is a life-long educator who has worked as a teacher, principal and professor at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education. If the surname "Ien" sounds familiar, it’s probably because you've seen Joel's daughter, Marci, on TV. Marci is a co-host on CTV's Canada AM and occasionally an anchor for CTV National News.

08 Jan 2015

Roney Lewis ignites PULSE at the 2015 Next Stage Theatre Festival

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Roney Lewis is a perfect example of what you can accomplish with a little dedication and persistence.

 

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