20th Anniversary of Complexions Contemporary Ballet Kicks

American Ballet Theatre Soloist Misty CopelandComplexions Contemporary Ballet (Complexions) celebrates the company’s 20th anniversary season with a run at the Joyce Theater from November 18-30. Continue Reading →

Harlem School of the Arts Celebrates Fall 2014 Benefit

hsa gala event 2014On Monday, October 6, 2014, Harlem School of the Arts (HSA) celebrated their Fall Benefit at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Appel Room in New York City. Continue Reading →

Geoffrey Holder, DTH Choreographer, Dies at 84

geoffrey holderBorn in Port of Spain, Holder was of African descent. He was known for his height (6’6″), “hearty laugh” and heavily accented bass voice. Continue Reading →

Join An Exclusive Performance Of The Hip-hop Musical Peace Warriors in Harlem

seitu 3 pactWest Harlem Development Corporation is hosting an exclusive performance of the Off-Broadway Hip-hop musical Peace Warriors just for the youth of Grant and Manhattanville Houses. Continue Reading →

Tahl Propp Equities Hosts Inaugural “Health Day in Harlem”

seitu 5 hill“Health Day in Harlem” will feature blood pressure and glucose screenings provided by Metropolitan Hospital; dance performances by the Harlem Swing Dance Society and Uptown Dance Academy; children’s arts and crafts; and on-site resources for family planning, long-term home care, mental health and hygiene. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Leonard Harper “The Father Of Cabaret”

leonard harper in harlemLeonard Harper (1899 – 1943), was a producer, dancer, directing, choreographer and director during the Harlem renaissance in Harlem, New York   Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Story/Time, The Life of an Idea (Toni Morrison Lecture)

bill t jones bookIn this ceaselessly questioning book, acclaimed African American dancer, choreographer, and director Bill T. Jones reflects on his art and life as he describes the genesis of Story/Time, a recent dance work produced by his company and inspired by the modernist composer and performer John Cage. Continue Reading →

Sunday Sermon At St. Nicholas Park In Harlem

sunday sermonGet your dancing shoes and join Sundae Sermon in Harlem with Tony Touch, Cool Marv, Cosi, Stormin Norman, hosted by Bevy Smith, and a special performance by the cast of Mighty Real,A Fabulous Sylvester musical and a surprise guests.

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