Rudy’s World: Juneteenth, Black Lives Matter And More From Harlem To Harare

Photographs by Rudy Collins

The African Center hosted a Black Lives Matter ceremony in honor of Juneteenth, Breona Taylor, George Floyd, Eric Garner, Armuad Arbery, and the other lives that matter in Harlem.

Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: Harlem Week 2019 Was In Full Swing

By Lil Nickelson

On Wednesday, July 18th, 2018 New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio stated, “You have provided proof to me that Harlem maybe a few blocks farther north, but tonight Gracie Mansion is Harlem. Continue Reading →

Rudy’s World: National Black Theater’s Pop Up Performance On 125th Street In Harlem

By Rudy Collins

On Saturday, June 15th, 2019, the National Black Theater performers (performing “125th & Freedom”) the drums and trumpet slowly played and danced 125th Street from 1st Avenue across to the Westside. Continue Reading →

The National Black Theater Migrates To The Schomburg Center for Research In Black Culture In Harlem

By Rudy Collins

On Tuesday, April 16th the National Black Theater, along with the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture presented “In Perpetual Flight: The Migration of the Black Body”. Continue Reading →

Rudy’s World: Harlem Congressmember Espaillat Women’s History Month Celebration

By Rudy Collins

On Wednesday, March 20th, 2019, Harlem Congress member Adriano Espaillat hosted the Women’s History Month Celebration at the Harlem State Office Building’s Gallery. Continue Reading →

Rudy’s World: A Celebration Of The Music And Legacy Of Harry Belafonte (Photographs)

By Rudy Collins

On Friday, March 1st, 2019, City College Center for the Arts presented “Turn the World Around”, a celebration of the music and legacy of Harry Belafonte. Continue Reading →

Rudy’s World: Pamela North Ways Street Naming

By Rudy Collins

On Saturday, February 23rd, 2019, City Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez, Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, State Senator Robert Jackson, family, and the community gathered at 162nd St. and Edgecomb Avenue. Continue Reading →