Dorothy Maynor, “Founder Harlem School Of The Arts” Signed 1948

dorothy maynor flyer in harlemA great Harlem collectible signed by legendary Dorothy Maynor (founder of The Harlem School of the Arts) in (not so) dark pencil from an event on April 3rd, 1948 at Ohio Northern University.  Continue Reading →

Nick Cannon Launches NCREDIBLE With RadioShack In Harlem

nick-cannonNick Cannon recently admitted that he is enjoying his life being single after his divorce from Mariah Carey. Apart from that, it appears that he is building his business portfolio as he opens a line of consumer electronics products called NCREDIBLE, which is hitting the shelves of RadioShack. Continue Reading →

Talented Teen Triple Threat Harlem Fave We’ McDonald!

we macdonal in harlemWe’ McDonald isn’t yet a household name, but ask any of the music fans who religiously attend the World Famous Apollo Theater’s amateur night in Harlem, New York, and you would think she is artist of the year.
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Lincoln Center’s Jazz For Children, Expands to Harlem

Jazz Aa Linclon Center WeBop Photo by Elizabeth Leitzell1Jazz at Lincoln Center’s popular early childhood education program, WeBop, continues to celebrate its 10th anniversary with expansion to Harlem. Continue Reading →

SOUL NATIVITY At Harlem School of the Arts

soul nativity in harlem school for the artsThe critically-acclaimed SOUL NATIVITY returns to Harlem School of the Arts! Conceived and directed by HSA’s Artistic Director Alfred Preisser and Prep Director Tracy Johnson. Continue Reading →

CCCADI’s Events Signal New Beginnings In Harlem

CCCADI's Ache Lavagem da Rua 1The Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute (CCCADI) prepares for its much-anticipated move to an East Harlem Historical Landmark Firehouse with a series of fall programming that captures the spirit of the organization. Continue Reading →

Up Close with CC Minton: Nick Cannon Attends Harlem School of the Arts Gala

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The Harlem School of the Arts hosted its 50th year anniversary in the Grand Ballroom at The Plaza Hotel.  The star-studded event recognized the achievement of artists, community leaders and activists while raising funds crucial to empowering young people from under-served communities in Harlem and throughout the city. Continue Reading →

Souleo: Harlem’s New Children’s Museum Opens In Harlem

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Visual artist, David Shrobe wishes that during his childhood in Harlem he had his own local children’s museum. As a fourth generation Harlemite he is finally seeing that dream manifested with the opening of Sugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art & Storytelling. Continue Reading →

Harlem School For The Arts Open House 2015

Alfred-Preisser-Eric-Pryor-Mark-Levine-Nina-Olson_photo-by-Byron-McCray (1)On Saturday, September 12th, 2015 was the Harlem School of the Arts Open House in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

3rd Annual Pueblo Harlem Hispanic Heritage Festival

Arturo O'Farrill photo by Laura Marie Diliberto (1)PUEBLO HARLEM celebrates Hispanic heritage and Harlem’s mix of cultures. Continue Reading →