Dr. Barbara Ann Teer’s Harlem’s National Black Theatre Wins First Obie Award 2020

Dr. Barbara Ann Teer’s National Black Theatre (NBT) was awarded the Obie Award for Sustained Excellence in Production and Continued Advocacy on behalf of Black Artists during the 65th Annual Obie Award ceremony on Tuesday, marking its first Obie win.

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As Civil Unrest Roils The Nation, National Black Theatre Helps Black Arts Orgs Navigate COVID And Racism

Founded in 1968 by the revolutionary theater lion and legend Dr. Barbara Ann Teer, National Black Theatre (NBT) was forged out of the social upheaval of the 1960s. Continue Reading →

The Park Avenue Armory And National Black Theatre Present 100 Years |100 Women

Park Avenue Armory, with lead partner National Black Theatre, today announced it has invited ten New York City-based cultural institutions to join 100 Years |100 Women. Continue Reading →

Jeremy O. Harris At Harlem’s National Black Theatre For Convening Of ‘Slave Play’

The legendary National Black Theatre (NBT) hosted a special evening of the community gathering on Slave Play on Monday as it convened a town hall to discuss the critically acclaimed Broadway phenomenon by playwright Jeremy O. Harris. Continue Reading →

Join The National Black Theatre 125th Street Pop-Up Dance Take Over In Harlem

Dr. Barbara Ann Teer’s National Black Theatre (NBT) closes out its golden anniversary season with the world premiere of 125th & FREEdom, a five-hour public performance dance project by Ebony Noelle Golden this June. Continue Reading →

Broadway Stars And More Perform At NBT/Apollo Theater Special Reading Of ‘WiLDFLOWER’

The Apollo Theater Salon Series in partnership with Dr. Barbara Ann Teer’s National Black Theatre (NBT) presented two special performances of the new musical WiLDFLOWER on Friday and Saturday at the Apollo Theater Soundstage. Continue Reading →