An order of Black nuns, little known beyond New York and one of three original orders of this kind in the United States, is marking its centennial with a gala Continue Reading →
Egbert Austin “Bert” Williams (November 12, 1874 – March 4, 1922) was one of the preeminent entertainers of the Vaudeville era and one of the most popular comedians for all Continue Reading →
Lena Mary Calhoun Horne(born June 30, 1917) is an American singer and actress. She has recorded and performed extensively, independently and with other jazz notables, including Artie Shaw, Teddy Wilson, Continue Reading →
Hailed as “one of the great amateur choruses of our time (New York Today) for its “full-bodied sound and suppleness (The New York Times),” The Dessoff Choirs today announced its 2021-22 season. Continue Reading →
Harlem Stage, the legendary uptown performing arts venue led by artistic director and CEO, Patricia Cruz, today announced the return of its fall 2021 season. Become an Harlem World Insider Continue Reading →
Grammy-nominated saxophonist Tia Fuller is more than a talented composer, bandleader, and educator. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!
The Schomburg Center’s Annual Women’s Jazz Festival, in honor of Women’s History Month, features some of the best-known and unsung female performers in jazz today. Become an Harlem World Insider Continue Reading →