Class and religious differences, among other factors, thwarted the would-be friendship between two cultural titans, suggesting opposites attract, but may not adhere.
How one German choir changed the way we think about, practice, and perform choral music.
Every limb of him had a language.
In the early twentieth century, dance marathons were an entire industry—and a surprisingly hazardous business.
Thespian, lawyer, Freemason, spiritualist, and much more, Levere tackled one frontier after another, determined to show the public just what she could do.
HBO's The Gilded Age has done its homework on Black History, creating a character based upon real life wealthy Black women of the time.
Sammy Davis Jr.'s conversion to Judaism in 1960 was met with skepticism, derision, and, yes, jokes by the members of the groups he claimed and embraced.
Joke theft: it's a serious matter.
With WWI coming to end, 1918 should have been a good year for the movies. Then along came influenza.
Native American musicians and performers have been honored since 1998 by the Nammys.