We’re Moved, By The Apollo’s Theatres New Opera “We Shall Not Be Moved”

The Apollo Theater will present the New York premiere of the genre-defying opera We Shall Not Be Moved, inspired by the 1985 MOVE crisis in Philadelphia, where a standoff between police and a Black liberation group resulted in the deadly bombing of a residential neighborhood, on October 6th and 7th, 2017, at 8 p.m. Continue Reading →

Congrats, Monique Martin New Director Of Programming At Harlem-Based Biz Harlem Stage

Harlem Stage is proud to announce the arrival of its new Director of Programming, Monique Martin. Continue Reading →

New Jersey: NJCU Presents The Illustrious Bill T. Jones

b-t-jonesNovember 7, 2016, New Jersey City University (NJCU) presents an evening with Tony Award-winning choreographer Bill T. Jones as he reflects on his illustrious life in the arts. Continue Reading →

Celebrating The Legacy Of Dance In Harlem is…Fabulous!

Sounds and Motion_Grace Williams1A newly expanded art exhibition by Community Works to salute pioneers in dance in Harlem will open formally at MIST Harlem, 46 West 116th St., between Lenox and 5th Avenues, with a special public reception for community leaders, artists and  interested residents. Continue Reading →

The Hotness: Black Power Without Black Women Is Weak

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When most people think about Malcolm X they immediately think of Black manhood leading to associations of Black power tied exclusively to the work of Black men. Continue Reading →

Tabitha Simmons Slingbacks For A Harlem Spring

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We think these Tabitha Simmons slingback pumps are the perfect answer for the sophisticated Harlem woman this Spring.

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HW Pick: Story/Time The Life Of An Idea Bill T Jones

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In 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 →