Nicole Ari Parker

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2012

    Nicole Ari Parker: Hope for Black Women and Obesity

    By now you may have heard about the British study that found black teenage girls don't benefit from exercise as much as white teenage girls do. Researchers in the UK monitored the eating and exercise habits of 1,148 girls (roughly half were black and the other white), and calculated the Body Mass ... More >>

  • Theater

    April 25, 2012

    A Desegregated 'Streetcar'

    The Tennessee Williams classic gets a multiethnic Broadway staging

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2012

    This Week in the Voice: Bail is Busted

    This week in the Voice, out today: Nick Pinto busts bail and explains how jail really works, writing about OWS and incarceration: "As the Occupy Wall Street movement has introduced a new young generation of mostly white, mostly middle-class activists to civil disobedience, arrest, jail, and the inne ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2012

    Streetcar Of Color Opens: My Review

    The fact that the new Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams' culture-clash classic A Streetcar Named Desire has a multicultural cast turns out to be a non issue. As long as the poetry is served, it doesn't matter what color the actors are, especially if they're game for the challenge. And in this ... More >>

  • Film

    January 29, 2008
  • NYC Life

    April 23, 2002