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George M. Johnson

George M. Johnson

Black. Queer. Activist. Journalist
Co-Founder of BlackGiftedWhole.org
Work featured on Ebony.com, NBCNews, TeenVogue,
TheGrio, Black Youth Project, and Very Smart Brothas
Beyonce's 2nd lead wig holder

You heard it correctly. Rumor has it that the mother of Blue, Rumi, Sir, and the Beyhive is close to inking a deal that will have her cast as Nala, in the Live-Action …

On Wednesday, Broadway Black broke the news of Okieriete “Oak” Onaodowan’s departure from the The Great Comet, and being replaced by theatre vet Mandy Patinkin, citing low ticket sales as the cause for …

Harmony, Melody, Creativity, and Ingenuity thrive in the ultimate mash-up of Broadway’s The Color Purple meets “The Purple One”. Created by Michael Korte and Arranged by Jared Jenkins, purple “reigns” supreme as the sextet …

Sunday evening, the incredibly brilliant multi-talented Mr. James Earl Jones, received the Special Tony Award for his lifetime achievements on the Broadway Stage. Unfortunately, the Tony Awards decided to air only a taped …

“I write the black experience in America, and contained within that experience, because it is a human experience, are all the universalities.” -- August Wilson Whether it be Jennifer Holliday belting out “And ...