Aims of Modzawe Cultural Center was founded in 1970 by Nana Yao Opare Dinizulu to teach African history and culture. It is home to the Dinizulu Dancers, Drummers & Singers; the African Diaspora Children's Museum, which offers study in African history and culture by way of after-school and evening programs; and the Program in African Dance, which provides basic instruction as well as master classes. Also on offer are lecture series, instruction in African music, languages and arts and crafts; movies by filmmakers of African descent and an exhibition program. These programs seek to instill in both adults and youngsters a ...
Alianza Dominicana Cultural center is one of the collaborators of the Film Festival. They are contributing by the allowing us to use the venue to present films on particular days. Alianza Dominicana, Inc. is a non-profit community development organization that parterns with youth, families, and public and private institutions to revitalize economically distressed neighborhoods. Their mission is to assist children, youth and familes break the cycle of poverty and build self sufficiency in socie
This vine-covered Victorian cottage surrounded by gardens was home for almost 80 years to Alice Austen (1866-1952), a pioneer woman photographer. Exhibits offer a glimpse into the life and work of this fascinating individual.
The nonprofit organization creates educational and performing arts activities for thousands of poor and minority young people. The Castillo Theatre has staged over 100 productions since 1983.
The world famous Ailey company has come to include Ailey II (1974), the Ailey School, Ailey Arts In Education & Community Programs and the Ailey Extension, which offers dance classes to the public on a walk-in basis.
This multi-ethnic performance group mounts six to seven musicals a year.
The Company's spring season is held at the Metropolitan Opera House. Repertory includes many of the great Romantic ballets of the 19th century, major works of the 20th century and works by contemporary choreographers.
Founded in 1977, American Composers Orchestra is the only orchestra in the world dedicated to the creation, performance, and preservation of music by American composers. Through concerts at Carnegie Hall and other venues, recordings, educational programs, New Music Readings, and commissions, ACO identifies today‚ brightest emerging composers, champions prominent established composers as well as those lesser-known, and increases awareness of the infinite variety of American orchestral music.
Having sold its building on West 53rd Street to the Museum of Modern Art , the museum remains open at Lincoln Square. It celebrates the artistic accomplishments of mostly self-taught artists. The collection spans three centuries of American visual expression, from quilts to contemporary sculpture.
American Globe Theatre (AGT) is committed to making Shakespeare's work accessible to today's audiences through an historically-based method called First Folio. The two components to its programming are mainstage productions and Shakespeare for Schools (SFS) arts education.