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Melba Moore talks new play in Atlanta, more!

Tony Award winning entertainer is in Atlanta for her new play Good God A'Mighty playing 2/14 - 2/24 at the 14th St. Playhouse. Watch what she says about forgiveness, her career and how she decided to stop teaching to act.

Stone Mountain Village to dedicate public art

Stone Mountain Village to dedicate public art

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. -- A new piece of art at Stone Mountain Village will be publicly dedicated this weekend.

A ceremony honoring the piece and its artist, John Thigpen, will be held Saturday, Jan. 12 at 5:30 p.m.

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The art is a double-sided pictoral tribute to the Interurban Street Car that ran between Atlanta and Stone Mountain from 1913 to 1948. The 15 x 6-foot artwork is made of aluminum panels and features a granite base made from a piece of Stone Mountain.

The piece of art will be dedicated on Main Street between the Visitors Center Caboose and the Stone Mountain Municipal Building. A reception will be held at the ART Station on Manor Drive immediately after the dedication.

ASCAP's Rhythm and Soul Team honors Atlanta female executives 'Behind the Music'

ASCAP's Rhythm and Soul Team honors Atlanta female executives 'Behind the Music'

ATLANTA -- On Thursday, October 18, from 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM, the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) along with sponsor Rémy Martin V, presented its 4th annual ASCAP Presents… Women Behind the Music at Vanquish Lounge located 1029 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta, GA 30309.

Da Hot Commodity presents J-SHAW"of Tuff Tone Records

Da Hot Commodity presents J-SHAW"of Tuff Tone Records

ATLANTA -- J-SHAW was born in Queens, New York in 1986. Soon after, his parents permanently relocated him to Lithonia, Ga. After hearing 2Pac's "I Get Around" at the age of 7, JUSTIN knew then that he wanted to be a major contributor to the world of Hip-Hop.

"Celebrate" from the film Sparkle featuring Jordin Sparks and Whitney Houston debuts online today!

"Celebrate" from the film Sparkle featuring Jordin Sparks and Whitney Houston debuts online today!

The video for Celebrate – from the motion picture SPARKLE featuring Jordin Sparks

World of Coca-Cola Inside The Vault of the Secret Formula Mother's Day Giveaway

World of Coca-Cola Inside The Vault of the Secret Formula Mother's Day Giveaway

The Bluebird of Happiness has landed on liquid happiness. This Mother's day get a glimpse inside of "The Vault of the Secret Formula",  at the World of Coca-Cola. 
 

Is your teen the next great filmmaker? | NBAF and Turner host 2nd Annual First Glance competition

Is your teen the next great filmmaker? | NBAF and Turner host 2nd Annual First Glance competition

ATLANTA -- The National Black Arts Festival and Turner Broadcasting System have teamed up for the second time to hold the 2nd Annual First Glance: Fresh Perspectives from Young Artists Teen Arts Competition, in which they search for the teen artists between the ages of 14-18 in five categories including, Digital/Media Arts, Film, Script Writing, Spoken Word/Voice Over and Music Composition.  

 

First Glance is the perfect opportunity for high school students interested in pursuing a career in Film, Music, Television and other parallel disciplines to experience the excitement and the dedication needed to succeed in the industry.