Redevelopment Set For Harlem’s Legendary National Black Theater Block

A developer filed permits with the city this week to demolish a full block of buildings on Fifth Avenue that includes the historic National Black Theater — but the theater itself doesn’t plan on going anywhere. Continue Reading →

Harlem Fire Watchtower Receives NY Landmarks Conservancy Lucy G. Moses Award

The New York Landmarks Conservancy has announced the winners of the 2020 Lucy G. Moses Preservation Awards. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Fire Watchtower, Once A Firefighter’s Lookout, Is Restored As A Landmark

In the 1800s, firefighters in New York City watched over their communities perched from cast-iron Watchtowers that dotted the metro, and rang bells in those towers to alert nearby fire companies. Continue Reading →

“The Bacchae” Free Summer Theater With The Classical Theatre Of Harlem

The Classical Theatre of Harlem (Ty Jones, Producing Artistic Director) presents “The Bacchae” inspired by Bryan Doerries’ new version of Euripides’ classic Greek tragedy. Continue Reading →