Byron Allen’s Allen Media Group acquires the free streaming services HBCUGO.TV

TTW Newswire Los Angeles, CA – 2021, Byron Allen's Allen Media Group, LLC (AMG) has acquired HBCUGo.TV from Symonds-Evans Media, LLC. HBCUGo.TV is the leading media provider for the nation's 105 Historically Black Colleges and Universities, (HBCUs). The acquisition expands ...


The Goodman closed one production (American Mariachi by Jose Cruz González, which sold-out its final weekend). Monday night opened and extends (Fannie, The Music and Life of Fannie Lou Hamer)—both directed by Resident Artistic Associate Henry Godinez, Tuesday, begins rehearsals ...

57th Chicago International Film Festival A Hero-No good deed goes unpunished in this Masters entry

A Hero screens in Chicago Film Fest final weekend and Jan. 7 in theaters

57th Chicago International Film Festival- Nobody Has To Know-International Competition

‘Nobody’ raises issue of protections for victims of memory loss

St. Joseph Academy welcomes visitor to their haunted school

Joliet's "Haunted School" will once again open to the public on Saturday, Oct. 23, from 3 to 8 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 24, from 2 to 6 p.m. When not taken over by ghosts and goblins, the school is St. ...

Rialto Theatre Box Office will not be open Thursday, October 21

Joliet - The Rialto Square Theatre Box Office will not be opened on Thursday, October 21, 2021 due to the impact of filming at the Rialto and surrounding streets.

MET LIVE IN HD 2021/22 Season opens Sat Oct 23rd 11:55am CT with Terence Blanchard’s Fire Shut Up in My Bones

“FIRE” adapts Charles M. Blow’s moving memoir of triumph over racial trauma, child sexual abuse

Chicago Southland International Film Festival opens

TTW Newswire University Park, IL – Tickets for the fourth annual Chicago Southland International Film Festival (CSIFF) presented by Governors State University are on sale now! This year’s festival offers expanded access for Chicagoland, remote/rural and international viewers through a ...

Chicago, Black Ensemble Theater 2021 Gala

Black Ensemble Theater is hoping that the community will support their 37th annual Gala, themed, The Legacy Continues: Together We Are the Change (A Musical Celebration of Hope and Faith). Because of the challenging times, we are all experiencing, we ...

57th Chicago International Film Festival Opens Oct. 13 with Wes Anderson’s The French Dispatch

Black Perspectives features biopics on Harold Washington, Arthur Ashe, Richard Williams, father to tennis stars the Williams Sisters

Chicago International Film Festival Opening Night After Dark film “Halloween Kills”

The Chicago International Film Festival to present the Opening Night After Dark feature, HALLOWEEN KILLS, the new chapter in the iconic four-decade horror franchise starring Jamie Lee Curtis and co-written and directed by David Gordon Green. HALLOWEEN KILLS will screen ...

59th New York Film Festival Opens with Joel Coen's 'The Tragedy of Macbeth'

The Tragedy of Macbeth also streams on Apple TV+ January 14

After conviction, R. Kelly faces life in prison and more trials

He has sung, performed, and wrote many hits, but Robert Sylvester Kelly will now sing a new tune: perhaps something along the lines of “Jailhouse Rock,” or just “Jailbird” – perhaps for the rest of his life. A federal jury ...