CENTERSTAGE
FRIDAY, JULY 1

10:15AM-10:45AM
FITNESS: Rhythm Rumble Workout with Cheryl Jones

11:20-11:50AM
Hear from the Cast of Universal Picture's Secret Life of Pets

11:55AM-12:10PM
INTERVIEW with LION BABE

12:15-12:45PM
Hear from the Cast of WGN Underground

1:05-1:20PM
INTERVIEW with TYRESE

1:25-1:45PM
A Colgate Total Conversation: Refresh, Restore, and Repair

1:50-2:10PM
INTERVIEW with FAITH EVANS

2:40-3:00PM
Hear from the Cast of STARZ Survivor's Remorse

3:05-3:35PM
INTERVIEW with TD JAKES

3:40-4:00PM
Hear from the Cast of FOX Television's Rosewood & Pitch

4:05-4:25PM
WOMEN IN REALITY Discussion with Nicci Gilbert, Faith Evans and Janell Snowden

4:45-5:05PM
Live Performance with South African Artist Lelo Green

5:10-5:30PM
A Maya Angelou Documentary And Still I Rise & Floyd Norman: An Animated Life

5:35-6:00 PM
DANCE FITNESS w/Cupid feat. CuRobiks
 
SATURDAY, JULY 2

10:00-11:00AM
FITNESS: A Colgate Total Conversation: Cize with Shaun T

11:20-11:35AM
INTERVIEW with ST BEAUTY

11:40-12:00PM
Hear from the Cast of STARZ Power

12:05-12:25PM
Hear from the Cast from WB's The Real

12:30-12:50PM
Hear from the Cast from Universal Pictures' Almost Christmas

12:55-1:00PM
Shout Out from YouTube Star Todrick Hall

1:05-1:25PM
Hear from the Cast of WB's Queen Sugar

1:30-1:45PM
INTERVIEW with NE-YO

1:50-2:05PM
Hear from MC LYTE

2:10-2:20PM
ESSENCE Emerging Acts Live! TISH HYMAN

2:22-2:32 PM
ESSENCE Emerging Acts Live: ZION MOORE

2:35-2:45PM
ESSENCE Emerging Acts Live: DREW VISION

2:47-2:57PM
ESSENCE Emerging Acts Live: SANTRON FREEMAN

3:00-3:20PM
Hear from the Cast of FOX Television's Empire and Star

3:25-3:40PM
INTERVIEW with KELLY PRICE

3:45-4:00PM
INTERVIEW with LALAH HATHAWAY

4:10-4:30PM
Hear from the Cast of FOX Searchlight's Birth of a Nation

4:40-4:55PM
INTERVIEW & PERFORMANCE by DAMIEN SNEED

5:30-6:00PM
DANCE FITNESS w/Cupid feat. CuRobiks

SUNDAY, JULY 3

10:15AM-10:45AM
FITNESS: YOGA WITH FAITH HUNTER

11:20-11:35AM
PERFORMANCE: SEBASTIAN KOLE

11:40-11:55AM
ARTIST INTERVIEW & PERFORMANCE: KEKE WYATT

12:25-12:45PM
ARTIST INTERVIEW & PERFORMANCE by INGRID

12:50-1:05PM
ARTIST INTERVIEW & PERFORMANCE by LA PORSHA RENEE

1:10-1:25PM
Play Like A Girl Presented by First Lady Michelle Obama's "Let's Move"

1:30-1:50PM
HEAR FROM THE CAST OF SCREEN GEMS; WHEN THE BOUGH BREAKS

1:55-2:15PM
INTERVIEW: DEJ LOAF

2:25-2:45PM
Hear from the Cast of FOX's Lucifer & Lethal Weapon

2:50-3:05PM
INTERVIEW: LATRICE CRAWFORD

3:10-3:30PM
HBO Featuring Issa Rae, Creator of Insecure

4:15-4:30PM
INTERVIEW: MARIO

4:35-5:00PM
Dance Party w/Olivia Dope

5:00-5:30PM
Dance Fitness with Nicole Chaplin*


FAN ZONE
FRIDAY, JULY 1

12:50 PM - 1:20 PM
Join Fandango & Universal Pictures' The Secret Life of Pets

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Meet The Cast of WGN America's Underground

2:10 PM - 2:40 PM
FOX Searchlight Pictures

2:50 PM - 3:20 PM
Meet The Cast of STARZ Survivor's Remorsel

4:40 PM - 5:10 PM
Meet The Cast of FOX Television's Rosewood

5:10 PM - 5:40 PM
DISNEY
 
SATURDAY, JULY 2

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Join Fandango & Universal Pictures' The Secret Life of Pets

12:10 PM - 12:40 PM
Meet The Cast of STARZ Power

12:50 PM - 1:20 PM
Meet The Cast of WB's The Real

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Meet The Cast of Universal Picture's Almost Christmas

2:10 PM - 2:40 PM
WB

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Meet The Cast of FOX's Empire
 
SUNDAY, JULY 3

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
HBO

2:10 PM - 2:40 PM
DISNEY

2:50 PM - 3:20 PM
Meet The Cast of FOX's Lucifer

4:10 PM - 4:40 PM
20th Century Fox