British actor John Boyega gives us “a taste of the beautiful game” in a commercial set in a local corner shop in Toronto. In an energetic history lesson on the world’s most popular sport, the actor roots for Canada in the FIFA World Cup championships with a big bag of Frito-Lay potato chips in his hands.Continue reading John Boyega reps Frito-Lay FIFA World Cup commercial shot in Toronto
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Art With Me ventures to Miami from its home base in Mexico
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World-renowned artists on exhibit, works of art being created on the spot, musicians performing live, DJs on deck, and top chefs whipping up delicious dishes. Arts and culture lovers from around the globe gather for an immersive art experience in a 30-acre park in Miami this weekend.
This is the second time that Art With Me will be held in that city. The event’s founder David Graziano calls this year’s festival “the best pre-Basel event in Miami.”Continue reading Art With Me ventures to Miami from its home base in Mexico
Local trends: Story dispensers are popping up in public spaces
Stories and poems by local and international writers are being dispensed from robot-like literary kiosks in airports and libraries across the United States.Continue reading Local trends: Story dispensers are popping up in public spaces
Guess who’s hosting the Oscars next year
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences just announced the host of the next Oscar Awards event.Continue reading Guess who’s hosting the Oscars next year
Lupita Nyong’o spotted backstage at ‘Black Panther’ premiere
Actress Lupita Nyong’o opted for an edgy fashion look for the premiere of Marvel Studio’s Black Panther: Wakanda Forever world premiere in Hollywood on October 26.Continue reading Lupita Nyong’o spotted backstage at ‘Black Panther’ premiere
Jerry Lee Lewis, the last originator of rock, dies at 87
Somewhere in the world, in a mean little honky-tonk or big music hall or church basement rec room, someone is playing a Jerry Lee Lewis song. Wherever there is a piano, someone is shouting …Continue reading Jerry Lee Lewis, the last originator of rock, dies at 87
Kristallnacht: night of broken glass
Kristallnacht, German for “crystal night” or “night of broken glass.” So named for the events of November 9 and 10, 1938 when shattered glass from Jewish businesses, homes and places of worship littered the streets.Continue reading Kristallnacht: night of broken glass
‘VOICES’ world premiere in famed New York City synagogue
The world premiere of musician Michael Shapiro’s VOICES is set to take place at New York City’s Central Synagogue to memorialize Kristallnacht.Continue reading ‘VOICES’ world premiere in famed New York City synagogue
Award-winning composer breathes new life into classic horror movie ‘Frankenstein’
The special two-day showing of the 1931 classic cult film Frankenstein is being brought to life in epic experiential form just in time for Halloween.Continue reading Award-winning composer breathes new life into classic horror movie ‘Frankenstein’
Action plan to increase representation of Black professionals in tech | article | video
BPTN announces paid training and guaranteed jobs for 2,000 Black professionals in the technology sector
Members of the Black Professionals in Tech Network (BPTN) gathered in June to hear the news about a program that increases skills for Black professionals in the tech sector.Continue reading Action plan to increase representation of Black professionals in tech | article | video