Dedicated to the fusion of popular and art cultures in music, film, theater, dance, and fine art, the venue’s mission is to revive the symbiotic relationship between art and revelry; to establish a creative asylum for both artists and audiences.
The Alliance maintains a world-class collection of Latin jazz musical scores and recordings, provides support for the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra conducted by Arturo O'Farrill and offers education programs to young musicians and new audiences.
Americas Society (AS) is the premier forum dedicated to education, debate and dialogue about issues in Latin America, the Caribbean and Canada. Its literature, music and visual arts programs present artists from these regions.
Founded in 1980 by musicians and composers of Dominican descent living and working in New York City, the Association of Dominican Classical Artists (ADCA) has as its mission to foster appreciation for the art and folkloric music of the Dominican Republic, and by composers of Dominican descent who live or have lived in the United States; create performance spaces for its artists, and bring live musical performances to communities with little or or no access to such programming.
The center presents traditional and innovative programs reflective of Brooklyn‚ diverse communities, at affordable prices. Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts welcomes over 70,000 people to the 2,400 seat Walt Whitman Theatre each season.
Harbor Conservatory helps young people gain a deeper appreciation of music, dance and theater through individual and group instruction, special ensembles, public performances, master classes, and faculty and guest artist recitals.
In 2013, Jewish Guild Healthcare and Lighthouse International, two of the most well respected not-for-profit vision care organizations in the world, joined forces to operate as one organization under the new name Lighthouse Guild International. Together, the merged organization will offer the broadest array and most comprehensive scope of services currently available for people who are blind or vision impaired.
Mano a Mano: Mexican Culture Without Borders is a New York-based organization dedicated to celebrating Mexican culture and promoting the understanding of Mexican traditions through Mexicanidad, an arts, culture and humanities program.
Harlem's 20,000-square-foot living room for film and live performances, including music, from the African and Latino diaspora.
Since its opening in 1965, the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts has earned a reputation as one of the world's largest and most comprehensive collections of information on the performing arts. Each year, the library presents more than 200 free concerts, play readings, lectures, film screenings and panel discussions.