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Fayemi Shakur, has been elected chair of the hall’s 19-member board of directors.

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Newark Symphony Hall (NSH), New Jersey’s largest Black-led arts and entertainment venue, this week announced that the City of Newark’s Arts and Cultural Affairs Director,...

On February 27 legendary hip-hop duo Kid 'N Play will be performing at Harlem's Apollo Theater.

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On February 27 legendary hip-hop duo Kid 'N Play will be performing at Harlem's Apollo Theater.

The Apollo Theater announced details today for Apollo Film...

"Louder than a Bomb," the largest youth poetry festival in the world.

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Craving more poetry by young people that stir a soul awakening like that of Amanda Gorman? Young Chicago Authors delivers with "Louder than a Bomb," the largest youth...

Gloria Browne Marshall

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The Pulitzer Center is partnering with playwright Gloria Browne-Marshall on her play "Shot-Caught A Soul."

A leading cause of death of African-American boys and...

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Glynn Turman and Woodie King. Photo: Fern Gillespie 

 

Spanning Black Arts Movement to Black Lives Matter with Virtual Star-Studded Gala on January 17.

For 50...

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

Thursday night the premiere of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s “Revelations Reimagined” Opening Night Benefit for the groundbreaking Ailey Forward first-ever virtual holiday season began...

Ballet Hispánico's signature work Club Havana is a celebration of Cuban music and dance with the Afro-Cuban legacies of the cong

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Ballet Hispánico, the nation's renowned Latinx dance organization recognized this year as one of America's Cultural Treasures, invites audiences to the Ballet...

December 5 at ​9 pm ET ​the world famous Apollo Theater continues its support of emerging musical artists through its ​Apollo Mu

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On ​Saturday, December 5 at ​9 pm ET ​the world famous Apollo Theater continues its support of emerging musical artists through its ​Apollo Music Café​ series, welcoming ​...

"Thoughts of a Colored Man," the new play by Keenan Scott II, directed by Steve H. Broadnax III, will open on Broadway

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This week producers Brian Moreland, Ron Simons, Diana DiMenna, Samira Wiley, and Sheryl Lee Ralph, announced that "Thoughts of a Colored Man," the new play by Keenan...

On Thursday, November 19th, in partnership with Caffè Lena, Opera Saratoga will launch AMERICA SINGS,

Opera Saratoga announced Thursday the first performance events as part of the company's 60th Anniversary Season, which will feature artists Bradie Sutton, Damien Sneed, Justin Austin and Deborah...

Chanon Judson

Black Dance Stories announced its dynamic lineup of Black dance creatives for November. Consistent with the tradition of Black artists finding a way for their voices to be heard during turbulent...

Camille Yarbrough Talks about the trials and tribulations of Blacks in America and our need to unite as one family

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 Nana Camille Yarbrough began our conversation by stating Africa speaks to her. “It is part of the ancestry that calls me,” said she. “In...

Ballet Hispánico will perform a New York Premiere of excerpts from 18+1, an electric, mambo-driven piece celebrating Gustavo Ram

Ballet Hispánico, the nation's leading Latino dance organization since 1970 and recognized this year as one of America's Cultural Treasures, will perform in New York City Center's digital Fall for...

harsh childhood in Jim Crow Greenwood, Mississippi

 Dr. Endesha Ida Mae Holland. 

Woodie King Jr's New Federal Theatre’s (NFT) Octoberfest virtual revival play reading series will present from October 16 - 18, the acclaimed "From...

The Ailey dance organization continues to keep the Ailey spirit alive in the hearts of the community by dancing digitally into homes through Ailey All Access.

With free Alvin Ailey...

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