Weeksville Heritage Center Launches Crowdfunding Campaign To Make More History

One of New York City’s most historic institutions, the Weeksville Heritage Center in Crown Heights, is in danger of shutting down reports NY Curbed.

Women’s History Month Celebrated By Harlem’s National Black Theatre And The Weeksville Center

Fifty years ago, Dr. Barbara Ann Teer founded the National Black Theatre (NBT). NBT, New York City’s oldest continually run Black theater, is celebrating its golden anniversary with “NBT Beyond Continue Reading →

With A Promise Of Funding Harlem’s African Burial Ground Enters A New Phase

After a decade of planning and research by Harlemites, an unused bus depot on East 126th Street is being prepared to honor its past state: a burial ground for enslaved Continue Reading →

City Announces $2.8 M In Funding For Cultural Organizations From Harlem To Hollis

Today, the de Blasio Administration announced that $2.8 million in additional funding will be allocated to over 175 cultural organizations in underserved communities in all five boroughs.

Dr. Barbara Ann Teer’s National Black Theatre Celebrates It’s 50th Anniversary

In celebration of its 50th anniversary as it’s poised for a major capital redevelopment project of its current site, Dr. Barbara Ann Teer’s National Black Theatre (NBT) is taking it Continue Reading →

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