Harlem’s Movement Theatre Company Rehearsal Showcase (Photographs)

The Movement Theatre Company, a Harlem-based nonprofit committed to showcasing emerging artists of color, begins rehearsals for the premiere of And She Would Stand Like This by Harrison David Rivers, directed by David Mendizábal, choreographed by Kia LaBeija. Continue Reading →

Classical Theatre Of Harlem’s Free Production Of The Three Musketeers

The Classical Theatre of Harlem (Ty Jones, Producing Artistic Director) presents the New York premiere of The Three Musketeers, written by Catherine Bush and adapted from the classic novel by Alexandre Dumas. Continue Reading →

Opening For National Black Theatre’s ‘Kill Move Paradise’ In Harlem

Opening Night for “Kill Move Paradise,” by award-winning playwright James Ijames, a world premiere closing the 48th season of Dr. Barbara Ann Teer’s National Black Theatre (NBT). Continue Reading →

Delisfort, Harrington, and Sajous Join A Cocktail Fundraiser In Harlem

The Movement Theatre Company, a Harlem-based non-profit, will feature live entertainment from Broadway performer Christina Sajous (American Idiot, Holler If Ya Hear Me) and jazz pianist Willerm Delisfort (Willerm Delisfort Project), and food from chef Alycia Harrington (Houseman, Dirt Candy) at Upscale Uptown, a Cocktail Fundraiser on Monday May 22nd, 2017. Continue Reading →

Casting For Lion King On Broadway At The World Famous Apollo Theatre

You are invited to a Casting Call for Lion King on Broadway at The World Famous Apollo Theatre on Saturday, May 20th, 2017. Continue Reading →

National Black Theatre Honors Michael K. Williams, Deborah Willis And Others In Harlem

Dr. Barbara Ann Teer’s National Black Theatre (NBT) will put the spotlight on Black excellence in the spirit of joy at the ninth annual TEER Spirit Awards Gala at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Continue Reading →

Hilda “From Harlem To Broadway” Simms, 1918–1994

Hilda Moses was born in Minneapolis on April 15, 1918, the first of nine children of Creole parents originally from Louisiana. Continue Reading →

HW Picks: The Negro Ensemble Company Continues Its 50th Anniversary Season

The Negro Ensemble Company continues the celebration of its 50th Anniversary season in which it is remounting NEC Classic Plays. Continue Reading →

‘The Lost Souls Cafe’ Premieres On TV One On Easter Sunday With Fab Loretta Devine

TV One presents the film adaptation of Director/Producer Donald B. Welch’s popular inspirational stage play, The Lost Souls Café, on Easter Sunday, April 16, 2017 at 6 p.m. ET.  Continue Reading →

Vy Higginsen’s Gospel Choir from Harlem to Host Concert Series This Spring

Vy Higginsen and The Mama Foundation for The Arts announces their first Harlem Gospel Concert Series starring Vy Higginsens Gospel Choir from Harlem at The Dempsey Theater, 127 West 127th Street starting April 15th at 2:00pm and continuing the first three Saturdays of May (6th, 13th & 20th) at 4:30pm. Continue Reading →