Anisha Newbill Gives Us an Unapologetic Nina Simone in ‘In Her Words’
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Anisha Newbill Gives Us an Unapologetic Nina Simone in ‘In Her Words’

Dynamic singer Anisha Newbill— also known as the artist called Mama Moon–was requested to portray the incomparable Nina Simone in In Her Words before the script was even finalized.  “I knew Anisha professionally and had said to her more than once she reminded me of Nina Simone,” says In Her Words writer and director, Khadijah … Continue reading

All This Week We’re Asking Your Help to #StyleLenaHorne
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All This Week We’re Asking Your Help to #StyleLenaHorne

Last week you helped us style members of our cast portraying Nina Simone, Billie Holiday and Zora Neale Hurston. The winning vote last Wednesday was Zora in Black– which is actual a dark navy blue (pictured above). You used hashtags all week to #StyleNinaSimone, #StyleBillieHoliday and #StyleZoraNeale if you were on Twitter and left comments … Continue reading