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#UPFRONT featuring 'Taste of Soul Atlanta' + Anthony Wayne from 'Black Broadway Men'

Check out this week's edition of UPFRONT Inside the Entertainment Industry. It features Broadway sensation Anthony Wayne plus Taste of Soul Atlanta's Antoine McNeal and TOSA performers Dondria and Janelle Symone. 

Triple threat performer Anthony Wayne is back to talk about his new non-profit organization Black Broadway Men. Founded in June of 2020, Black Broadway Men (BBM) is a brotherhood service organization that utilitizes social and educational opportunities to strengthen the bond of healing and unity for all black men in both the Broadway and theatre community. In addition, Anthony and I will also revisit his Off-Broadway production https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7RFvZqURN7c">Mighty Real: The Fabulous Sylvester Musical

The Taste of Soul Atlanta Festival is back for another Labor Day weekend in historic Vine City. Here to chat about all of the events and the cocktail & wine tasting is TOSA director Antoine McNeal as well TOSA performers Dondria and Janelle Symone. Other TOSA performers this weekend include Anthony David and Phillippia. 

UPFRONT is produced and hosted by Ray Cornelius for WCLK 91.9 and is recorded from the campus of Clark Atlanta University. 

Ray Cornelius is one of Atlanta’s newest entertainment writers and media personalities. His arts and entertainment website, www.raycornelius.com spotlights the latest in “positive” African-American celebrity news and was established in 2012. Since that time Cornelius has covered a myriad of red carpet premieres, award shows and Atlanta-based films including Tyler Perry’s Temptation, The BronzeLens Film Festival, The Trumpet Awards, and The Steve Harvey’s Neighborhood Awards just to name a few. He has also interviewed a who’s who list of today’s top singers, actors and reality stars. With nearly 20 years of media experience, Cornelius has also worked as an associate producer for the Emmy-winning public affairs program, ATL Insider and with such award shows as The Soul Train Awards, The Trumpet Awards and BET Hip-Hop Awards.