EMPIRE. Leslie Uggams returns for Season 3 of the smash hit Fox TV series EMPIRE starring Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson. Leslie guest stars as Leah Walker, the bi-polar mother to music mogul Lucious Lyon (Howard). Season 3 premieres on Wednesday, September 21 at 9 p.m. (8 p.m. Central). For more information visit the show's website.
LIVE WIRE LEGENDARY: A CONVERSATION WITH MELBA MOORE, LESLIE UGGAMS, AND DIONNE WARWICK. Tuesday, October 11, 6:30 p.m., Apollo Theater, 253 West 125th Street, NYC. Christian John Wikane will interview these three women whose longevity and careers have bridged decades and performance genres. The event is free and open to the public. Reservations are required and will be accepted beginning in September. For more information visit the Apollo Theater website.