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  • 00:57

    Allison Semmes (Diana Ross Lead in Motown the Musical US) + MORE

    in Entertainment

    Tune in Monday at 9:00 PM ET as Stacey B. of H. Blu's Word interviews the Diana Ross lead in Motown the Musical US, Allison Semmes.

    Chicago Native Allison Semmes is the embodiment of grace and glamour. Her entire presence and aura is reminiscent of the class and demeanor that exuded from the iconic songtresses like Lena Horne, Josephine Baker and Diana Ross. 

    To see Allison bring Diana Ross to life night after night in the Hit Broadway Musical - Motown the Musical is almost like watching the real Diana Ross come alive right before your eyes. From the moment Allison steps on stage she becomes the embodiment of one of the greatest female singers of our time - Diana Ross. 

    The dynamic singer/actress’ notable Broadway credits have also included the cultural smash hit show, The Book of Mormon. Allison's national touring credit also included the Award-winning musical The Color Purple. Semmes regional credits included Dreamgirls, Bubbling Brown Sugar, The Wiz, and Candide. She holds a Masters of Music degree from NYU Steinhardt. For more information go to allisonsemmes.com or @ladysemmes on Twitter.

    Tour Schedule for Motown the Musical US

  • 00:24


    in Motivation

    Tiffany Boyle, C.E.O., Executive Director

    An expert in the field of marketing and entrepreneurship, Tiffany is the Chief  Executive Officer of Emerge The Magazine, a

    company that focuses on promoting entrepreneurs and cultural events. She is also the Executive Director of Access

    Virginia a  non-profit organization that provides access to live theatre and the public venues for the

    disabled by providing open captioning and audio description accommodations.  Tiffany founded Emerge The Magazine in

    2011 to provide numerous avenues of exposure for small businesses and the business owners. She has traveled

    extensively throughout the world networking, creating memories, making friends, and helping others.

    Tiffany is a Florida native currently residing in Virginia, a graduate in Business from Virginia Wesleyan College, and attends

    the University of Maryland University College pursuing her Master’s Degree in Management.

  • 01:01

    The Power of Your Destiny Interview author Joyce Wallace Baxter

    in Christianity


    Joyce  Wallace  Baxter  is  an  author,  evangelist,  play wright,and poet. She has shared the heart of God through diverse avenues since the early  1980s.  The various  expressions  of  her  God-given talents  are  revealed  through  the  Arts.  Her  plays  have  won  and placed  in  playwright  competitions.  She  wrote,  produced,  and directed dramatic stage plays, youth explosions and forums, Black History productions, dinner & theatre, scholarship pageants, and musicals.  Ms. Wallace Baxter not  only  has  a  gift for  the dramatic,  but  as  a  Certified Church Business  Administrator  and Licensed  Minister,  she  has  administratively  supported  several  ministries  from  Arkansas  to Alaska, including co-pastor of a congregation in Crandall, TX.

    And now in her senior years, she recently published her first book, The Benefits of the Cross … What Really Happened at Calvary and hopes to minister this dynamic announcement o f the Cross throughout this nation. Joyce’s accomplishments are many, all with a message that up lifts the spirit, touches the soul, and edify by the Word of God. Her gifts, talents, and experiences have afforded her many opportunities in the Body of Christ  to  help others  experience God’s  amazing  love and the powerful  work  of  Holy  Spirit. Joyce’s  presence will  surely  enrich  your  spirit  and help you find freedom in  your  salvation through Christ Jesus our Lord.

  • 01:42

    Radio Clinic Garage Theatre - Show 17 - Thursday 25 June 2015

    in Current Events

    Radio Clinic Garage Theatre - Show 17 - Thursday, 25 June 2015, 10:00 p.m.

    Live again this week..., our seventeenth Garage Theatre show now only exclusively on Cool Dadio Media ..., and ...., another broadcast from The Radio Clinic Lab at Cool Dadio Media Studio 54 1/2 in downtown Janesville, Wisconsin.

    If you are a pal of Dadio's Lunch Bucket Radio Clinic, don't forget Pre-show Jazz Jams starts at 9:00 p.m. at the studio.

    Also, find us on Internet TV.  http://www.ustream.tv/channel/dadio-s-lunch-bucket-radio-clinic

    A High Culture review of some books, movies, pop culture, articles, a bit of music, or anything else that might fit in the scheme...., from a working class perspective.  

    Tonight's topics of high culture debauchery: Beanie The Pidl'n Kitty piddles in Dadio's x-wifes Gucci purse; the Radio Clinic Garage Theatre is now exclusively on Cool Dadio Media; we can advertise again; while you weren't looking, new trade deal with the Asian third world; Chicago radio still singing praises of the Chicago Blackhawks hockey; Janesville's "working for free" or, "working for dirt non benifit jobs rubric; and..., two big motor cycle events com'n to Janesville, Wisconsin; high culture academic words; unheeded Presidential comparison; and, it's all parsed with some eclectic jazz and boogie music to help absorb the reality of the aforementioned disturbing America. 

  • 01:01

    The Wellness Blueprint

    in Self Help

    Shifting Doorways, So That You Can Pass Through Your Grief

    Join Dr. Maiysha and Coach Elliott this Friday with their special guest, the amazing Ruth Carter! This week’s show is titled, Shifting Doorways, So That You Can Pass Through Your Grief and is sure to be an informative show! See you Friday morning at 9a (ET)!

    About our guest: Ruth E. Carter’s unparalleled ability to develop an authentic story through costume and character has made her one of the most sought after and renowned costume designers today. She has garnered two Academy Award (Oscar) nominations for “Best Costume Design,” for Spike Lee’s Malcolm X (1993) and Steven Spielberg’s Amistad (1998).

    Ruth Carter holds a BA from Hampton University, majoring in Theatre Arts. Carter has worked in the industry for nearly three decades and has been credited with over forty films to date. Carter is a frequent collaborator with director Spike Lee. Carter and Lee have worked on over ten films together beginning with School Daze and including Do the Right Thing, Malcolm X, Old Boy and the upcoming Da Sweet Blood of Jesus.

    Known for her research and diligence to the craft, specifically for her outstanding work for period ensemble films like the highly praised Lee Daniels’ The Butler, she proudly presents Selma, her most recent period work. Soon to be released, Ruth designed Kidnap last year starring Academy Award winning actress, Halle Berry. Currently she has just wrapped the film Keeping up with the Jones, the new season of Being Mary Jane, and Spike Lee’s latest film Chi-Raq. Currently, Ruth is moving on to the new recreation of Roots.

  • 00:26

    A Slave Pens Amazing Grace... An Addict Saves Lives

    in Spirituality

    Prepare yourself for chills and maybe tears. Carolyn Rossi Copeland, the producer of Amazing Grace the Musical will introduce you to the story behidn the song, Amazing Grace.  John Newton, who wrote it, was a British slave trader who became a slave in Africa, before escaping and giving his life too goodness.  The show opens tonight, Thursday June 25 at the Nederlander Theatre in New York City.

    The 12 Steps.  They are good for what ails you. No matter what is going on in your life, admit you are powerless over it and ask a higher power to raise you above it.  Bill Wilson and his wife Lois were trailblazers in the creation of AA and AL Anon. Go visit their home in Westchester County, NY - it's the Stepping Stones Museum.  

    Thank you for listening. Let me know what you think!


    This show will air Sunday, June 28 on 100.7 WHUD


  • 02:00

    Westchester On the Level with Narog and Aris

    in News

    WHYT Radio begins its broadcast day every Thursday morning at 10am with the "Driving Me Crazy" reporters Laurie and John Wiles. They reveal differing perspectives about cars yet are still able to rest their heads to rest with love in their hearts. To experience the sense of "Driving Me Crazy" join us Thursday, June 25th, at 10am Eastern Time.

    Mount Vernon Mayoral candidate and present City Councilman Richard Thomas speaks to the concerns facing the City of Mount Vernon. He attends the broadcast day at 10:30am.

    Paramount Hudson Valley Theatre celebrates its 85th anniversary with The Marshall Tucker Band this Saturday, June 27th. Guiding our listeners in celebrating and partaking in the rich musical history and traditions of the Peekskill landmark is Spokesperson Kurt Heitman.

    Your participation is shamelessly solicited; share your perspective; ask a question, be heard! Engage us during the two-hour radio time slot using our newly installed Chat Room or place your call to (347) 205-9201. You are only asked to please stay on topic.

    Hezi Aris is your host today.

    Listen live or on demand: http://www.BlogTalkRadio.com/WestchesterOnTheLevel/

  • 00:47

    Joseph Chopin: The Almighty August 7th 2015

    in Culture

    Sabrina talks with Joseph Chopin on his film The Almighty. "The Almighty" on August 7th in Chicago, Illinois. This movie will premiere at The Adventure Stage Theatre in Chicago, IL on 1012 North Noble Street. The first showing is at 6:00 PM, the second showing is at 7:00 PM. There will be drinks and food available to our guests at the networking mixer at the close of the premiere.

  • 01:33


    in LGBT

    welcome back Esteem Awards Founder and Publisher of PrideIndex .com, Phillip Eteem. 

    Philip started working in the community with Black Pride (Chicago in 2005) he began networking and was being introduced to people that were doing good things in the community and never really recognized as they should have been.

    After a short time Philip founded the Esteem Awards and some of the pass awardees included organizations such as Craig Johnson, Sanford E. Gaylord, David Bridgeforth of DBQ Magazine, Trisha Lee Holloway of Howard Brown, Simone Koehlinger, Gregg Shapiro of boi Magazine,brklynboihood.com, colorlines.com, The Trevor Project, About Face Theatre, The Bayard Rustin LGBT Coalition (BRC), and Can We Talk For Real, Blog Talk Radio just to name a few. This year’s awardees include: Erik Glenn, Program Manager, Black Gay Men's Caucus, Mona Noriega, Chairman & Commissioner of Chicago's Human Rights Commission; ATL's Love Works with Juan and Gee; Pastor Jamie Frazier; Sharon Zurek Founder of Dykes Delicious Film Series, Youth Empowerment Performance Project (YEPP); writer/activist/social critic Darnell L. Moore; Activists: Mandy Carter, Tiq Milan, Angelica Ross; Jaison Ashley Gardner & Dr. Story of the blog talk show "Strange Fruit;" 

    The ESTEEM AWARDS is awarding some of the LGBTQ best, Saturday, July 2, 2015 at Sidetrack beginning at 2pm don’t be late. 

  • 01:59


    in Social Networking

    Maria Iliou is your Director Manager, your co-host and your Host Jocelyn Davis Eastman or Jess Davis on Autistic Broadcasting News on Sunday's. Our Autistic Advocates: Jess Davis, Jocelyn Davis Eadstman, Maria Iliou and our Advocates: Sharron Davis..Sharing the News of the Day


    Maria Iliou is your Director Manage, your Host for Autistic Theatre Muaic Author Caf'e on Sunday's. Maria play special encored

  • 01:58

    Graphic Policy Radio with guest Brenden Fletcher

    in Pop Culture

    This Monday night Graphic Policy Radio hits the airwaves with a brand new guest. Joining us for the first time is comic creator Brenden Fletcher.

    Brenden Fletcher has been a professional storysmith for more than a decade. Hailing from the worlds of theatre and film, Brenden made an impact on comics with DC Comics' award-winning Wednesday Comics anthology, penning the critically acclaimed Flash story with Karl Kerschl. Since then he's been developing new media and video game properties, most recently partnering with Ubisoft to extend its line of Assassin's Creed graphic novels. He's currently writing the Black Canary series for DC Comics while continuing to co-write Batgirl with Cameron Stewart and Gotham Academy with Becky Cloonan.

    We'll be discussing Brenden's entire career but especially his work on Gotham Academy, Batgirl, and the brand new Black Canary which debuts in comic shops this week.

    You can Tweet us your thoughts to @graphicpolicy.

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