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Jazmine Harper-Davis

Jazmine Harper-Davis

Theatre Educator. Advocate for Accessibility. Activist. Rebel. Artist. Avid Theatergoer. I Just Might Be A Black Shubert In The Making. Harry Belafonte's Long Lost Daughter. Auntie Audra Always. Cynthia Give Me Back My Edges.

Remember this name; Pe’Tehn Raighn Kem. If you haven’t seen the video already you need to stop what you’re doing and check out 3-year old Pe’Tehn Raighn Kem from Bronzeville, IL. recite Countee Cullen’s …

Quincy Tyler Bernstine (Neva) stars in a new Off-Broadway play by Anne Washburn that gives a behind the scenes look of what really happens before the curtains come up. Everyone in the theatre world knows that …

It seems as though Broadway is taking a page out of televisions’s book and bringing more actors of color front and center–where they belong. The upcoming 2015-16 season has a plethora of roles …

With Emmy nominations just around the corner–July 16th to be exact– actors and actresses from the silver screen are already starting their campaigns. In an effort to keep the buzz going, many actors …

Yes, you read that correctly. Taraji P. Henson, who portrays the ambitious, no-nonsense Cookie Lyon on Fox’s hit show Empire, was a Musical Theatre Major at Howard University. Henson joins the list of …