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OHIO STATE MURDERS To Support Black Arts Organizations With Ticketing Initiative Photo OHIO STATE MURDERS To Support Black Arts Organizations With Ticketing Initiative
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 5, 2022

Ohio State Murders on Broadway has announced a special ticketing initiative with a number of New York-founded Black arts and culture organizations including National Black Theatre, The Harlem Arts Alliance, Black Theatre Coalition and The Classical Theatre of Harlem to help support their mission and efforts.

James Ijames' Pulitzer Prize-Winning FAT HAM Will Open on Broadway in 2023 Photo James Ijames' Pulitzer Prize-Winning FAT HAM Will Open on Broadway in 2023
by Nicole Rosky - Dec 5, 2022

The 2022 Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy Fat Ham by James Ijames will make its Broadway premiere in 2023. The Public‚Äôs Associate Artistic Director and Resident Director Saheem Ali returns to direct the complete original Off-Broadway cast, including Nikki Crawford as ‚ÄúTedra,‚ÄĚ Chris Herbie Holland as ‚ÄúTio,‚ÄĚ Billy Eugene Jones as ‚ÄúRev‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúPap,‚ÄĚ Adrianna Mitchell as ‚ÄúOpal,‚ÄĚ Calvin Leon Smith as ‚ÄúLarry,‚ÄĚ Marcel Spears as ‚ÄúJuicy,‚ÄĚ and Benja Kay Thomas as ‚ÄúRabby.‚ÄĚ

JACK Launches 2022 Performance Festival RADICAL ACTS Photo JACK Launches 2022 Performance Festival RADICAL ACTS
by Blair Ingenthron - Nov 6, 2022

After a thrilling inaugural festival in 2021, JACK returns to its DIY roots for their annual performance festival: Radical Acts. From November 9 - 19 JACK will be home to all things radical ‚ÄĒ radical joy, radical mayhem, radical vulnerability, and radical confrontations with today's pressing issues.

TCG Announces RECOGNIZE Grantees for THRIVE! Uplifting Theatres of Color Program Photo TCG Announces RECOGNIZE Grantees for THRIVE! Uplifting Theatres of Color Program
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 20, 2022

Theatre Communications Grouphas announced the recipients of RECOGNIZE grants as part of the THRIVE! Uplifting Theatres of Color program. With $1,635,000 in support from Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, TCG is working in partnership with an Advisory Circle of BIPOC* to provide unrestricted funds for BITOC based in the U.S.

Primary Stages to Present PEERLESS Events and Creative Access Grant Readings Photo Primary Stages to Present PEERLESS Events and Creative Access Grant Readings
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 6, 2022

PRIMARY STAGES will present additional programming for their Fall 2022 season, including readings, panels and talkbacks for their fall production peerless and the Creative Access Grant Recipients Reading Series.  

Cast Announced for THE GOSPEL WOMAN at National Black Theatre Photo Cast Announced for THE GOSPEL WOMAN at National Black Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 28, 2022

National Black Theatre has announced the cast for The Gospel Woman - the first workshop production of its 2022-2023 programmatic season. Performances are set to run from November 9 through November 13, 2022 at Chelsea Factory in NYC.

National Black Theatre to Welcome Little Amal To Harlem Next Week Photo National Black Theatre to Welcome Little Amal To Harlem Next Week
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 21, 2022

National Black Theatre will welcome Little Amal to New York City! Traveling far and wide, the 12-foot puppet will explore The Sounds of Harlem welcomed by the drumming students of the Harlem School of the Arts and The Kotchegna Dance Company at the State Office Building Plaza.

National Black Theatre Selects Four Artists For The 2022 SOUL Series LAB Residency Pr Photo National Black Theatre Selects Four Artists For The 2022 SOUL Series LAB Residency Program
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 25, 2022

Dr. Barbara Ann Teer's National Black Theatre, celebrating its 55th season, has selected four artists for the SOUL Series LAB (Liberating Artistic Bravery) Residency Programs, which is comprised of three signature programs.

National Black Theatre Appoints Kamilah Long As The Organization's First Director Of  Photo National Black Theatre Appoints Kamilah Long As The Organization's First Director Of Development
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 23, 2022

The National Black Theatre has announced the appointment of Kamilah Long as the organization's first Director of Development. Ms. Long is an established director, producer, educator, fundraiser, activist, and speaker.

The 2nd Annual Antonyo Awards Will Be Presented in October Photo The 2nd Annual Antonyo Awards Will Be Presented in October
by Stephi Wild - Aug 22, 2022

 Broadway Black presents The 2nd Annual Antonyo Awards, which honors Black theatre artists during the 2021-2022 season. The live, in-person ceremony will be held on Monday, October 10 at the legendary Apollo Theater in Harlem (253 West 125th Street). Awards in 29 competitive categories and five honorary categories will be presented along with performances and guest appearances. 

Chelsea Factory Announces Late Summer & Fall Programming Of Art, Dance, Theater, And  Photo Chelsea Factory Announces Late Summer & Fall Programming Of Art, Dance, Theater, And More
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 5, 2022

 As it quickly approaches the completion of its first year providing responsive support to New York City's arts community, Chelsea Factory has announced upcoming programming through the end of 2022. Located at 547 West 26th Street, the recently renovated arts and community center presents public performances from a selection of its current cohort of resident artists and esteemed organizational partners to finish the year.

The 55th season of The National Black Theatre Will Follow The Theme 'Learn To Love Yo Photo The 55th season of The National Black Theatre Will Follow The Theme 'Learn To Love Yourself'
by Grace Cutler - Aug 5, 2022

The National Black Theatre (NBT) has announced the full line up for its 55th season ‚Äď 2022-2023 on the heels of announcing Learn To Love Yourself: Silent Disco and Portrait Series.

National Black Theatre Announces 2022-2023 Season Featuring Three World Premiere Prod Photo National Black Theatre Announces 2022-2023 Season Featuring Three World Premiere Productions
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 4, 2022

The National Black Theatre has announced the full line up for its 55th season - 2022-2023 on the heels of announcing Learn To Love Yourself: Silent Disco and Portrait Series that kicks off programming August 13.

National Black Theatre's LEARN TO LOVE YOURSELF: SILENT DISCO & PORTRAIT SERIES to Ki Photo National Black Theatre's LEARN TO LOVE YOURSELF: SILENT DISCO & PORTRAIT SERIES to Kick Off in August
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 28, 2022

On four consecutive Saturdays, beginning on August 13 - September 3 from 3:00 pm-6:00 pm at The Park Avenue Underpass, NBT will present the Silent Disco/Portrait Series featuring the originally commissioned sonic compositions of five uniquely gifted musical artists.

Atlantic Theater Company to Present FIRST GEN MIXFEST Featuring Work by Ngozi Anyanwu Photo Atlantic Theater Company to Present FIRST GEN MIXFEST Featuring Work by Ngozi Anyanwu, Roger Q. Mason & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 28, 2022

Atlantic Theater Company will present First Gen MixFest, a series of free readings co-produced by playwrights Ngozi Anyanwu and Sanaz Toossi, that will run at Atlantic’s Linda Gross Theater from Monday, August 8th through Wednesday, August 17th, 2022. 

National Black Theater Receives Grant From Creatives Rebuild New York's Artist Employ Photo National Black Theater Receives Grant From Creatives Rebuild New York's Artist Employment Program
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 5, 2022

The National Black Theatre announced today that they have received an Artist Employment Program grant from Creatives Rebuild New York. The grant allows NBT to provide playwrights Ngozi Anyawu and Fedna Jacquet the opportunity to nurture and advance their creative aspirations.

Previews Begin Tonight for DREAMING ZENZILE, Presented by New York Theatre Workshop & Photo Previews Begin Tonight for DREAMING ZENZILE, Presented by New York Theatre Workshop & National Black Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2022

New York Theatre Workshop and National Black Theatre will present Dreaming Zenzile, based on the life of Miriam Makeba, by Grammy-nominated Vocalist/Composer Somi Kakoma, directed by Obie Award winner, Tony Award nominee, NYTW Usual Suspect & former NYTW 2050 Artistic Fellow Lileana Blain-Cruz.

Previews for The Public Theater and NBT's FAT HAM to Begin Next Week Photo Previews for The Public Theater and NBT's FAT HAM to Begin Next Week
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 5, 2022

The Public Theater and National Black Theatre will begin previews on Thursday, May 12 for the upcoming New York Premiere of FAT HAM, written by James Ijames and directed by Public Theater Associate Artistic Director and Resident Director Saheem Ali.

The Apollo Theater, ACO & NBT to Present THE GATHERING: A COLLECTIVE SONIC RING SHOUT Photo The Apollo Theater, ACO & NBT to Present THE GATHERING: A COLLECTIVE SONIC RING SHOUT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 20, 2022

On Saturday, May 7 at 8:00 pm ET live and in-person, three major, mission-aligned organizations-the Apollo and American Composers Orchestra (ACO), with co-curation by National Black Theatre (NBT)- will present The Gathering: A Collective Sonic Ring Shout.

American Composers Orchestra & The Apollo Theater Co-Present THE GATHERING - A COLLEC Photo American Composers Orchestra & The Apollo Theater Co-Present THE GATHERING - A COLLECTIVE SONIC RING SHOUT
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 19, 2022

American Composers Orchestra continues its 2021-2022 season, under the leadership of Artistic Director Derek Bermel and President Melissa Ngan, with The Gathering: A Collective Sonic Ring Shout co-presented by ACO and the Apollo Theater and co-curated with National Black Theatre in partnership with Gateways Music Festival and Harlem Chamber Players, on Saturday, May 7, 2022 at 8pm at the Apollo.

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