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The critically-acclaimed adult stageplay Cheezecake Boiz and the Diva returns

The critically-acclaimed adult stageplay Cheezecake Boiz and the Diva returns

Midtown --  The critically-acclaimed adult stage play Cheezecake Boiz and the Diva featuring R&B singer Tony Terry returns to the 14th Street Playhouse September 3rd and 4th.  Written by Towanda Kilpatrick, who created and toured two national theatrical plays, the Cheezecake Boiz and the Diva debuted in Atlanta on June 25th to rave reviews prompting a demand for additional dates and a bigger stage.

An adult musical, Cheezecake Boiz and the Diva follows the lives of a superficial diva, an ordinary woman and four Cheezecake Boiz.  To read all about the film CLICK HERE and visit Dryerbuzz.com .

New art display opens in Hartsfield-Jackson airport

New art display opens in Hartsfield-Jackson airport

Atlanta --  The Atlanta Airport just put out a press release announcing the opening of a new art exhibit titled "All Creatures Great and Small".

It is a collection from a majority of Southern artists who have created a collection of works that will connect with airport travelers big and small.

If Old McDonald had a farm, it would include many of the animals displayed in Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport’s new art exhibit, appropriately titled “All Creatures Great and Small.”  
This special exhibition from the Georgia Museum of Art’s permanent collection and from the collection of Carl and Marian Mullis examines works of art that depict animals.

BET's Born To Dance Atlanta Star Jahleeka “Jelly” Morris encourages 'thick' girls to stay focused

BET's Born To Dance Atlanta Star  Jahleeka “Jelly” Morris encourages 'thick' girls to stay focused

 

BET’s newest realty show, ‘Born to Dance’ with celebrity choreographer Laurie Ann Gibson introduces the world to Atlanta's Jahleeka “Jelly” Morris the only plus size dancer to make the competition. Check Jelly every Tuesday at 10p est on BET's Born To Dance. Though this is a competition, Jelly exhibits heart, talent and humbleness that makes her stand out from the other contestants. Determined to make a name for plus sized girls across the world wanting to go after their dreams, Jelly is the new "it" girl with confidence to match her figure. 

 

Check out the full article at her BET premeire party at: http://www.curvymagazine.com/entertainment/meet-jelly-from-bets-born-to-dance/

The Ugly Duckling Returns to Center for Puppetry Arts

 The Ugly Duckling Returns to Center for Puppetry Arts
Beloved Tale of Self-Discovery Charms Audiences
 
 
The Center for Puppetry Arts presents a whimsical production of The Ugly Duckling from August 18 – September 18, 2011.

50% off 1 Week After School Fun at The Little House of Art ($330 value)

50% off 1 Week After School Fun at The Little House of Art ($330 value)

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Interested in writing a children's book? Learn from acclaimed author Evelyn Coleman

Interested in writing a children's book? Learn from acclaimed author Evelyn Coleman

To Be a Drum: Writing Socially Conscious Children’s and Young Adult Literature

Evelyn Coleman Writing Workshop for Adults

Sunday, July 31. 3:00 p.m. 

Presented in collaboration with the National Black Arts Festival, this workshop, facilitated by renowned author Evelyn Coleman, will explore the craft of creating children’s and young adult literature with memorable characters and settings, strong plots and effective use of language. The workshop will also focus on developing children’s and young adult literature that integrates cultural awareness and social justice.

Auburn Avenue Research Library, a part of the Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System

101 Auburn Avenue, Atlanta 30303

For information call 404.730.4001

Ticket Lottery to the upcoming Antique Roadshow in Atlanta

Ticket Lottery to the upcoming Antique Roadshow in Atlanta

Inman Park --  As you may know by now, the Antique Roadshow is rolling into town next month to let us all know if that old family heirloom that our parents have been holding onto forever is actually worth a large chunk of money or not.  As you can imagine the Atlanta stop is highly anticipated and tickets are scarce.  So our neighborhood Councilman Kwanza Hall is raffling off of few tickets for the community.