Funktopia’s newest production ‘The Dark Tower’ honors Harlem Renaissance pioneer A’Lelia Walker

By Aria Brent, AFRO Staff Three words to describe Baltimore theater group “Funktopia” are intentional, unapologetic and charismatic! With a heavy focus on honoring those who have come before them, Funktopia is continuing to uphold this tradition with their latest production “The Dark Tower.” Based on A’Lelia Walker and the salons she held at her

Gene Moore Releases New EP, INTROSPECTION

Soulful crooner, Gene Moore, returns with his latest project, Introspection. The 6-track EP weaves a creative narrative expanding on Gene’s journey of self-reflection and discovery through his personal lens of faith. The EP dives into Gene’s journey of self-reflection seamlessly combining jazz, R&B, and Gospel in a refreshing approach, Gene simultaneously harkens on sounds and


Regina King Learned on PBS’s ‘Finding Your Roots’ That ‘Pain Is Inherited As Well As Joy’ | Video

Regina King attends the Filming Italy 2022 photocall on June 10, 2022 in Santa Margherita di Pula, Italy.Daniele Venturelli/Daniele Venturelli / Getty Images *Celebrity guests of PBS’s “Finding Your Roots” are usually left in shambles over a profound revelation about their ancestor, and it was no different for Regina King. In an April 2022 episode