Producer Maieka Invites You To Celebrate the Human Spirit

Finding her Light

Maieka Saint-Alban is a storyteller, producer, writer and visionary. Passion meets production in all her projects.   She brings extraordinary elements of the human spirit to her creative works – think the grit of documentary film meets the finesse of masterpiece theatre. Human connectivity transforms and bonds the audience experience. Her latest project, Between Me … Read more Producer Maieka Invites You To Celebrate the Human Spirit

Edwina Is a Marvel To Watch

Edwina Findley Dickerson

Hailed by critics as “A marvel to watch”, Edwina Findley Dickerson is an award-winning film, television, and theatre actress. She made her prime-time debut as “Tosha Mitchell” on HBO’s critically acclaimed series THE WIRE, followed by four seasons as “Davina Lambreaux” on HBO’s Emmy-Nominated drama series Treme, set in Post-Katrina New Orleans. On the big … Read more Edwina Is a Marvel To Watch

ImageNation brings cinema and music to the people

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ImageNation Cinema Foundation is an innovative Harlem-based non-profit created to develop cinemas and audiences for independent films and music, that depict the global Black experience. ImageNation’s goal is to empower Black communities by presenting a variety of public programs that foster media equity, media literacy, solidarity, cross-cultural exchange and highlight the humanity of Pan-African people … Read more ImageNation brings cinema and music to the people

The Dreams and Drive of Emmy-winning Producer Aiesha

Producer Aiesha Francis holding an Emmy Award

From storytelling to custom content development, Aiesha Francis is an award-winning producer and marketing executive.  Leading teams for some of the most recognized media brands including SiriusXM, NBCUniversal’s Bravo & Oxygen, Nickelodeon, CBS, and Turner Entertainment (TBS, TNT, truTV) Aiesha’s work spans across multiple disciplines including TV, Radio, Print, Brand Placement, Digital Marketing for TV … Read more The Dreams and Drive of Emmy-winning Producer Aiesha

Powerful Stories with Multimedia Content Producer Mia Hall

Producer Mia Hall

Multimedia Content Producer Mia Hall helps young women break out of their comfort zone and prepare for their college and dream careers through her mentoring program Brown Girls Glow. Mia hails from Hampton and Harvard, bringing her personal best to everything she does. Currently Events Producer at Steve Harvey’s motivational platform – Vault Empowers, Mia has … Read more Powerful Stories with Multimedia Content Producer Mia Hall

Honest Conversations on the Just Being Show

Host Dalia Philips with Andrea Navedo and Jozanne Marie

Honest Conversations are at the heart of the Just Being show.  Audiences are invited on a journey into authenticity.  Join host Dalia Phillips along with co-hosts Andrea Navedo and Jozanne Marie. Moving past the  “shoulds”, the unhealthy expectations, the noise and the distractions;  Just Being helps audiences activate their voices and tell their stories. On the … Read more Honest Conversations on the Just Being Show

Radio Theatre For Your Soul – Storytelling 2.0

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Actress, Writer, Performance Artist and Visionary Shonnese “CL” Coleman brings storytelling to life through her internet radio show Radio Theatre For Your Soul, Where Storytellers Gather…Around the Mic. Her upcoming project, Radio Theatre For Your Soul, A Docu-Story will highlight “the making of” the radio show and the importance of wellness through shared stories.  The docu-story … Read more Radio Theatre For Your Soul – Storytelling 2.0

The joy of cartoons, opera + orchestration with Elizabeth Hobbs

Elizabeth Anne Hobbs, Voice over Artist

Elizabeth Hobbs is a Cartoon Creator, Composer, and Voice Over Artist. Her new series, Penelope and Simon is a modern musical adventure for children of all ages. Like all artists, Elizabeth’s creations mimic life. The Julliard graduate discovered her love of both orchestration and cartoons at the tender age of six. A trip to the … Read more The joy of cartoons, opera + orchestration with Elizabeth Hobbs

The Legendary Odetta put the “f” in Folk Music

Odetta-and-Sonya-and-Harry-Belafonte-and-Pam Frank

It was backstage at B.B. King’s. We were relaxing in Odetta’s dressing room after her performance. The door flew open. The producer announced that we should clear the room. Mr. Harry Belafonte wanted to greet his dear friend and sister-in-arms, Odetta. With steady and pointed words, Odetta replied “Let him come in. I am not ashamed … Read more The Legendary Odetta put the “f” in Folk Music

Ossie Davis Endowment

Ossie Davis Endowment with Alan Alda, Lou Gossett. Jr, Lynn Whitfield, Keith David, Avery Brooks, Mayor David Dinkins, Laura Turner Sydel, Sonia Sanchez

A single grain of wheat will never be more than a single grain of wheat unless it drops into the ground and dies. Because then it sprouts and produces a great harvest of wheat—all because one grain died. John 12:25 The passing of Ossie Davis was the falling of a great seed. At the time … Read more Ossie Davis Endowment

Andrea Navedo possesses every role with passion and purpose

Andrea Navedo headshot

Award-winning Actress Andrea Navedo possesses every role with passion and purpose. She is easily recognizable from her role as the loving and outgoing ‘Xiomara Villanueva,’ (Jane’s mother) on the Golden Globe-nominated CW series, Jane the Virgin. No stranger to television, Andrea had recurring roles on Netflix’s hit animated series, TrollHunters and Disney’s, Elena of Avalor  She also portrayed Debbie Dominguez on … Read more Andrea Navedo possesses every role with passion and purpose

Dr. Martin Luther King’s Attorney

Clarence-Jones article from Vanity Fair and Cover of What would Martin Say Book

“The opportunity of a lifetime. . .” Dr. Martin Luther King’s attorney, and confidant, Clarence Jones is a DreamDevelopment alumni client who dreamed of telling the story of his work with Dr. King during the Civil Rights Movement. He worked with Dream Development during his 75th to 77th birthdays resulting in a Vanity Fair Profile, his professorship at … Read more Dr. Martin Luther King’s Attorney