Residency Opportunity At The Field For Harlemites And More

cb 9Artward Bound is a 10-day residency for 10 generative performing artists.  Located in a beautiful, rural setting, Artward Bound gives artists the chance to create new work and deepen their creative process; participate in feedback workshops (Fieldwork) and engage in group strategizing sessions about professional development topics.  Continue Reading →

Billie Holiday Sings ‘Strange Fruit,’ Harlem, 1939 (audio)

Billie_HolidayStrange Fruit” is a song performed most famously by Billie Holiday (lived in Harlem during this time), who first sang and recorded it in 1939. Written by the teacher Abel Meeropol as a poem, it exposed American racism, particularly the lynching of African Americans. Continue Reading →