Legendary Soprano Jessye Norman’s “Sissieretta Jones: Call Her By Her Name!” Gets Funding

Woke Up Famous, LLC, has been awarded the second of two special grants by the Ford Foundation to develop the late legendary soprano Miss Jessye Norman’s (1945-2019) passion project, “Sissieretta Continue Reading →

HW Pick: National Sawdust Honors Jessye Norman To Benefit Sissieretta Jones

On December 17, 2018, National Sawdust recognizes two great African-American sopranos with “An Evening Honoring Jessye Norman.” Become a Harlem insider – Sign-Up for our Newsletter!

NYC & Company Spotlights Black Culture And Experiences From Harlem To Hollis

As Black History Month kicks off, NYC & Company, the official destination marketing organization and convention and visitors bureau for the five boroughs of New York City. Become a Harlem Continue Reading →

Ailey’s Fabulous Opening Night Gala Benefit And More At New York City Center

On December 4, 2019, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s 2019-2020 holiday season engagement at New York City Center kicked off with a star-studded Opening Night Gala Benefit performance. Become a Continue Reading →