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Debbie Allen discusses her newest project Freeze Frame...Stop the violence
Debbie Allen’s ‘FREEZE FRAME’ Promotes Non-Violence

Debbie Allen is the writer, Director and Choreographer of FREEZE FRAME, a multimedia production. She is an accomplished dancer, actress, producer, and the recipient of three Emmy Awards for choreography in the television production ofFame and stared in the film Fame (1980). 

"Tony Goldwyn who plays President Fitzgerald Grant on ABC's Scandal attended the U.S. Premiere of Debbie Allen's FREEZE FRAME... Stop the Madness" - Gala. -

"We start six months after the last episode ended, so you sort of flash-forward,"Tony Goldwyn, who plays President Fitzgerald Grant, told PEOPLE and a group of reporters at the U.S. Premiere of Debbie Allen's FREEZE FRAME Gala Performance in Beverly Hills on Thursday.  Read More.

"Debbie Allen's FREEZE FRAME Coming to The Kennedy Center in October" -

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, in association with The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, presents the East Coast premiere of Debbie Allen's FREEZE FRAME in the Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theater in five shows, October 27-30, 2016. Read More. 

"Debbie Allen-Helmed ‘FREEZE FRAME’ To Explore Gun Violence In The U.S." - The Huffington Post.

FREEZE FRAME,’ a new work fusing dance, music, cinema and theater, kicks off its U.S. premiere in Los Angeles Feb. 5. Read More.

"Debbie Allen & Maria Shriver: ‘Architects Of Change', 'FREEZE FRAME' event" - Good Day LA

Maria Shriver and Debbie Allen are with us. They've joined together for the ‘Architects Of Change’ conversation series. This week's topic is violence in America and how you can help change things.  Read More

"It runs in the family! Jada Pinkett Smith brings her evergreen mother Adrienne to Debbie Allen's FREEZE FRAME in LA" - Daily

Jada Pinkett Smith brought her mother Adrienne Banfield-Jones to Debbie Allen's FREEZE FRAME Gala in Beverly Hills Thursday.  Read More.

"FREEZE FRAME Combines Art, Dance and Music to Affect Social Change" - BWW Review

Written, directed and choreographed by three-time Emmy Award-winner Debbie AllenFREEZE FRAME takes audiences on a rollercoaster ride through some of LA's toughest streets where gangs, poverty, violence, and drugs are an everyday reality. Originally commissioned by the Brisbane Arts Festival, FREEZE FRAME is a dynamic mix of street-tough characters sharing their stories through a series of high-powered scenes of dance, song and drama. Read More.


Jada Pinkett-Smith Brings Mother Adrienne to Debbie Allen's 'FREEZE FRAME' Premeire! - Just Jared

Jada Pinkett-Smith happily strikes a pose with her mother Adrienne Banfield-Jones while attending the U.S. premiere of Debbie Allen’s FREEZE FRAME held at The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on Thursday (February 4) in Beverly Hills, Calif. Read More.

“Gayle on the Go!” mentions FREEZE FRAME...Stop the Madness - KTLA 5

The talented dancers of FREEZE FRAME take the stage at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts. This dance driven narrative about gun violence in America is produced by award winning choreographer Debbie Allen. Read More.