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White Pearl. Three women on stage of various Asian ethnicities.

A New Play, 'White Pearl,' Explores Colorism Among Asians

Starring a predominantly Asian cast, the comedy looks at how the beauty business sells Whiteness as perfection.

Cast of "Hamilton" in multicolored costumes stands and applauds behind Lin-Manuel Miranda in blue blazer and grey tie and black pants on brown stage

'Hamilton' Could Hit a Movie Theater Near You

A recorded performance of the hit musical reportedly sparked a bidding war among Hollywood film studios. 

Black man in black sweatshirt and green and brown camouflage shorts kneels on black stage in front of brown sky

Q-Tip to Play Miles Davis in Nelson George's New Stage Production

“My Funny Valentine” depicts the jazz pioneer in the early 1980s.

Greyscale photo of Black woman in dress standing next to Black man in sweater and collared shirt and pants seated next to Black man in blazer and shirt and pants

ICYMI: Viola Davis and Denzel Washington Dig Into 'Fences' With Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Washington and Davis discussed their upcoming movie, adapted from August Wilson’s eponymous play, and its present-day resonance with the NBA legend and social activist for The Hollywood Reporter’s new cover story. 

Viola Davis in brown cardigan sweater; Denzel Washington in grey collared shirt

WATCH: Viola Davis and Denzel Washington Reprise Broadway Roles in 'Fences' Trailer

August Wilson adapted his own acclaimed play about a working-class Black family in Pittsburgh for the upcoming film, directed by Washington.

Black woman in black shirt, pants and jacket on tan brown chair

Black Female Tech Entrepreneur Raises $7 Million for Renewable Energy Startup

Jessica O. Matthews, CEO of Uncharted Play, is killing it in the tech world.

Black woman in faded cotton dress stands in front of five other Black women in cotton dresses

Black Actresses Discuss Why Broadway Needs More Diversity Than 'Hamilton'

Danai Gurira, Danielle Brooks and Renée Elise Goldsberry break down the need for more plays by and for people of color.

Uptown's New Cover is the Epitome of #BlackGirlMagic

The all-Black woman cast of “Eclipsed” shines.