Harlem is…THEATER: The South African Connection

Sarafina_photo_Brigitte_LacombeCommunity Works’ harlem is . . . THEATER continues its exploration of Black Theater’s influence on Harlem and New York City with a conversation with legends in American theater on Monday, March 9, at 6 p.m. at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center.
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Seitu’s World: At They Die By Dawn Screening In Harlem (video)

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Photographs by Seitu Oronde

ImageNation and Harlem Arts Alliance at RAW SPACE Culture Gallery for a Black History Month show of They Die By Dawn Screening on Friday, February 28 7PM, 2015. Continue Reading →

See The Encore Performance Of ‘Adam’ In Harlem

309e6308-0e29-4aa3-bf5f-c90620c4e06cSet in the Caribbean island of Bimini, the Hall of Representatives and Abyssinian Baptist Church, Timothy Simonson gives a compelling tour de force solo performance as the charismatic Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. on his political journey as Harlem’s first black congressman between the years 1945 and 1971. Continue Reading →

C. Anthony Bryant CD Release Concert In Harlem

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Abyssinian’s own C. Anthony Bryant celebrates the release of his debut recording project entitled, “Hymnody Vol. I” on Friday, January 23, 2015, at 7:00 PM in the Abyssinian Baptist Church Sanctuary. Continue Reading →

Hazel Dukes At MLK Birthday Celebration

hazel dukesHere’s a reminder that the Martin Luther King, Jr. Center New York Support Group will be hosting its 30th annual Dr. King birthday program on Monday, January 19th and you are cordially invited to join us .

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Harlem’s Herman Badillo Blazed Path Of Influence

Gonzalez: Few played as big a role in community as Herman Badillo Badillo applauded our goals but sharply disagreed with our militant tactics. Mayor Lindsay ordered the police to arrest more than a hundred of us in the church, whereupon Badillo suddenly intervened as a mediator of the conflict.

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Join the CABs Joint Annual Public Meeting

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Join the Community Advisory Boards Of Harlem Hospital Center and The Renaissance Health Care Network Cordially Invite You to our 2014 Joint Annual Public Meeting. Continue Reading →

Ruby Dee Public Memorial Riverside Church In Harlem

Publicity Still Of Ruby DeeRuby Dee, legendary actor, author and activist will be honored with a public memorial celebration on Saturday, September 20 at The Riverside Church in New York at 11:00 AM.The service will feature tributes and reflections from family, friends and colleagues influenced by her outstanding life and work.    Continue Reading →