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Black & White Ball Shows Off ‘Haraya’s Playhouse’

Black & White Ball Shows Off ‘Haraya’s Playhouse’

Crystal Simmons, Staff Writer

March 21, 2019

Filed under News

From Ella Fitzgerald to Langston Hughes, the Harlem Renaissance was a movement that embraced the reality of black life in America. During the 1920s, an intellectual, social and artistic explosion of black creatives offered new and unique perspectives on the black experience. The theme for this year’s annual Black and...

Black and White Ball Style Guide: What to Wear

Jennifer Hood, Contributing Writer

February 27, 2019

Filed under Features

Cigarettes, lace, fur and ferocity. This is your last-minute guide to nail that perfect outfit for Haraya’s Black and White Ball while staying true to this year’s theme: “The Haraya Playhouse: Welcome to the Harlem Renaissance.” First, consider history. The Harlem Renaissance was an era of ar...

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