Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Black Arts and Culture

Attucks’ 100-Year History In Film

A full house turned out Friday night (Feb. 8) to the Attucks Theatre for the debut showing of the new documentary “The Historic Attucks Theatre: The Apollo of the South.” The film was produced by the City of Norfolk and will be broadcast on WHRO-TV. WHRO Producer Lisa Godley moderated a panel discussion following the showing with Father Joseph Green, Denise Christian, Dr. Cassandra Newby-Alexander and Judge Jerrauld Jones.

Norfolk, in conjunction with the Attucks Centennial Commission named last summer, has scheduled a series of events, including concerts and other special events for 2019 which will be announced in the coming months. A full schedule of performances and community events will appear soon at

You May Also Like

Hampton Roads Community News

By Glen Mason Special to the New Journal and Guide On September 17, 2022 at the Chesapeake Conference Center, the region’s best “ballers” were...

Hampton Roads Community News

Portsmouth To Survey Its Minority Firms PORTSMOUTH The City of Portsmouth will be conducting a Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprise (M/WBE) Disparity Study to...

Hampton Roads Community News

ODU News| Sonja Stills ’93 greeted her appointment in January as the first female commissioner of the Division I Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference with a...

Black Community Opinions

By John L. Horton Sometimes, things don’t matter to us, unless they “directly” affect us, in one way or the other. For example, mass...