The Come-up: Creative Titus Joshua Talks Theatre & Finding Your Passion

  Meet Titus Joshua; an actor, influencer, and creative. Finding a love for theatre around the age of fourteen, Titus kept up with his passion for acting which has so far given him the opportunity to work with the International Performing Arts Institute in Kiefersfelden, Germany. He has also worked on and off with Brightstar touring…

Actress & Director Kendall Alexandria Shares her Biggest Lessons in Success

You have seen her on on popular television shows such as Dear White People, Tosh.o, General Hospital, BET’s hit film Chocolate City, and her feature film “Rising Within” alongside Emmy winner Kim Estes. When Kendall Alexandria is off screen, you will discover she is also an artist, director, and author. I had the pleasure of…

Creator “MeekFro” is a Force to be Reckoned With

Creative Mykel “MeekFro” Trent is a force to be reckoned with. Known by her authentic and artistic style, Mykel is popular for her hairstyles, wigs, and faux locs leading her to being invited by YouTube to become a YouTube Partner. Mykel has worked with and collaborated with over 40 brands. Brands like Voice of Hair, Boho…

THE COME-UP: Comedian Mark Caesar Makes the World Laugh

I remember the first time Mark Caesar made me laugh. It was seven years ago when Team Piss Yo Pants Comedy released the forever viral video, “S**t New Orleans Girls Say” and I’ve been a fan of him ever since. As a stand-up comedian and the writer of the stage play When You’re Broke You’re…

THE COME-UP: Actor Jeremy Lloyd Talks Success and Taking Center Stage

An avid lover of musical theater, Jeremy Lloyd has performed in many shows in the North Shore area. Some of his favorites roles include: Beast/Prince/Lumiere in Beauty and the Beast, Seaweed in Hairspray, Jim in Big River, Harpo in The Color Purple, and Jesus in Godspell. I had the pleasure to catch up with Jeremy as we discussed his many accomplishments, his love for theater, and his…

From New Orleans to the Big Screen: Actress Ciera Payton Shares her Journey

An accomplished actor, writer, social activist and entrepreneur, Ciera Payton is a well-respected pillar of the entertainment industry with an unwavering dedication to the arts while growing up in the city of New Orleans. I had the pleasure to catch up with Ciera as she shared her acting and entrepreneurial journey, her non-profit organization The…