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  1. Bold New Voices Presents Film 'Julius Caesar' Starring Black British Actors June 22 at MIST HarlemRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 21 | PR Log

    ... Company's critically acclaimed Pan African production of William Shakespeare' s Julius Caesar, starring an all Black British cast, on June 22 at 7:00pm at My Image Studios Harlem (MIST Harlem), 46 West 116th Street. Tickets for Julius Caesar are ...

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  2. Bold New Voices to Screen Royal Shakespeare Company's Julius Caesar, 6/22Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Bold New Voices: Past, Present and Future, a collaboration between My Image Studios Harlem and Voza Rivers /New Heritage Theatre Group will present a film screening of the Royal Shakespeare Company 's critically acclaimed Pan African production of William Shakespeare 's Julius Caesar, starring an all Black British cast, on June 22 at 7:00pm at My Image Studios Harlem , 46 West 116th Street. The program will include a panel discussion on the history of Black actors performing Shakespeare from Ira Aldridge as Othello in the 1800s to Orson Welles ' famed Harlem production of Macbeth to the Public Theatre's multicultural Shakespeare in the Park to the Harlem Shakespeare Company.

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  3. Celebrating beauty in all its diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Philly.com

    ... (despite a more narrow nose). And Jill Marie Jones' full lips (but button nose). Voil! There we were. My black British friends were surprised when they came here to find that black Americans looked like them. They expected to see Keri Hilsons and ...

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  4. Actors lead entertainment honoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | BBC News

    ... debut in 1975, when he won the New Faces talent competition at the age of 18. For many years he was the only black British entertainer to achieve mainstream acceptance on television, through shows like Three of a Kind and the anarchic children's ...

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  5. Bold New Voices Hosts Tony Winner Trezana Beverley as Shakespeare's Julius Caesar June 8 in HarlemRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 6 | PR Log

    ... Pan African performance of Julius Caesar is transformed from the stage to the screen. The show, cast with black British actors, was filmed on location in London and broadcast on BBC Four. Julius Caesar, set in a modern African state, is a ...

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  6. Disabled BBC weathermen? Bring back the bouncing dwarfRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | Canadian Content

    ... stacked against visible minorities. For instance, professional football club owners remain reluctant to hire Black British managers - no matter how distinguished their playing careers. But there's a world of difference between a level playing field ...

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  7. Bexhill Dentist volunteered on world's largest hospital shipRead the original story

    May 30, 2015 | Bexhill Observer

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Mercy Ships is an international charity which uses a hospital ship, the Africa Mercy, currently docked in Madagascar, to deliver free health care and education to some of the world's poorest people.

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  8. LITTLEJOHN: Disabled BBC weathermen? Bring back the bouncing dwarfRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... stacked against visible minorities. For instance, professional football club owners remain reluctant to hire Black British managers - no matter how distinguished their playing careers. But there's a world of difference between a level playing field ...

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  9. Tilda Swinton set for Doctor Strange roleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    ... out that if Tilda is cast as the 500-year-old sorcerer, it could be seen as a loss for ethnic diversity. Black British actor Idris Elba was cast as the Norse god Heimdall in the 'Thor' movies, while Samuel L. Jackson plays Nick Fury across a number ...

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  10. Researchers from the University of York pilot mental health training...Read the original story

    May 28, 2015 | Medical News Today

    Researchers say more needs to be done to address the mental health needs of families caught up in the aftermath of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. Communities were torn apart as the outbreak quickly became a global health crisis - The World Health Organisation believes nearly 27,000 people contracted the virus with more than 11,000 dying from it.

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  11. Survivors Strive for Ebola-Free Sierra LeoneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  12. From Birchtown to FreetownRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    Almost 200 years after many of the original Black Loyalists sailed from Nova Scotia to Sierra Leone in search of a better life, Wayn Hamilton, executive director of African Nova Scotia Affairs, got a phone call that would change his life. "My story goes back to 1987 when was I volunteering for CUSO in Nigeria," said Hamilton in an interview.

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  13. (Football) English governing body wanted fewer blacksRead the original story

    May 7, 2015 | The Standard

    Two officials from the Football Association told former England manager Graham Taylor to limit the number of black players in his squad, a new book has claimed. Taylor, who managed England from 1990 to 1993, has denied the claim, made in 'Pitch Black: The Story of Black British Footballers,' written by Emy Onuora, the brother of former professional footballer Iffy Onuora.

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  14. (Football) English governing body wanted fewer blacksRead the original story

    May 7, 2015 | The Standard

    Two officials from the Football Association told former England manager Graham Taylor to limit the number of black players in his squad, a new book has claimed. Taylor, who managed England from 1990 to 1993, has denied the claim, made in 'Pitch Black: The Story of Black British Footballers,' written by Emy Onuora, the brother of former professional footballer Iffy Onuora.

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  15. Operation Black VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | The Independent

    ... tackle race inequality. But you've got to be in the game to win. A poster featuring Tinie Tempah, one of four black British stars appearing with white faces in a hard-hitting new campaign to encourage minorities to register to vote ahead of the ...

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  16. June Sarpong gets 'whited up' on live TV as part of new voting campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... and former footballer Sol Campbell . Operation Black Vote of a poster featuring Tinie Tempah, one of four black British stars appearing with white faces in a hard-hitting new campaign to encourage minorities to register to vote ahead of the general ...

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  17. a oeDancing Georgea NettlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Memphis

    But often some of Beale Street's favorite characters become the face of Memphis for guests who are just passing through. "Dancing George" Nettles is one of them.

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  18. The Fantastical Paradoxes of Afrofuturist FilmRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | Hyperallergic

    ... - and are reborn in an inner-city crushed by hatred, poverty, and abuse. The first feature ever directed by a black British woman, BAM's screening of Welcome II the Terrordome is an exciting chance to see this scathing, ambitious, seldom seen film. ...

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  19. Black Film Festival continues through Sunday, March 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Lumina News

    The 14th Annual North Carolina Black Film Festival continues through Sunday, March 29. The festival, presented by the Black Arts Alliance, features independent motion pictures by African-American filmmakers. Films are being shown at the Cameron Art Museum, the University of North Carolina Wilmington and the Hannah Block USO Community Arts Center.

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  20. Environmental film forum returns to UNCWRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Lumina News

    A nonprofit event in its fourth year, the Cape Fear Environmental Film Forum will create a dialogue between between filmmakers, panels of local environmental advocates and audience members. The goal is to bring local action to global environmental issues.

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