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.
On multiple platforms, NYC-ARTS reports on New York City‚ cultural organizations, whose offerings greatly benefit residents and visitors‚ from children to adults, and teenagers to senior citizens. Through web sites, television, mobile applications and social media, NYC-ARTS nurtures New York City‚ position as a cultural capital of the world, one that has both world-renowned institutions and those that are focused on local communities.
Lead by an internationally renowned folklore dancer, artistic director and choreographer, Danys “La Mora” Pérez - Oyu Oro, based in NYC, is committed to the preservation of Afro-Cuban culture through dance, song and music.
Pan American Musical Art Research (PAMAR) is a non-profit organization seeking to promote better knowledge, understanding and coexistence between the various cultures and countries of the Americas, primarily through an ongoing and vital exchange of their artistic fields, as well as educational programs through the New York Public School system. Founded in 1984 in New York City by Uruguayan-born pianist Polly Ferman, PAMAR is an artistic resource center.
Pan American Musical Art Research, Inc., (PAMAR) is a non-profit organization seeking to promote a better knowledge, understanding and coexistence, between the various cultures and countries of the Americas, primarily through an ongoing and vital exchange of their artistic fields including music, dance, theater, film, visual arts and literature, and through educational programs.
The Peoples' Voice Cafe has its roots in a time-honored tradition combining culture with political activity. The cafe is dedicated to creating, supporting, promoting and performing progressive music and culture.
A broad range of performing arts disciplines‚ drama, dance, music, performance art, troupe comedy, children's events‚ from a host of multicultural companies are presented in either the 476-seat Main Stage Theatre or the 100-seat cabaret/black box studio.
The Queensborough Performing Arts Center presents world-class entertainment in a wide variety of genres including theatre, popular music, dance and opera.
Internationally known Quintet of the Americas is Queens’ own premiere woodwind quintet. They specialize in music from the Western hemisphere. Members are Karla Moe, flute, Matt Sullivan, oboe, Nicholas Gallas, clarinet, Barbara Oldham, horn and Gina Cuffari, bassoon. They are currently in residence in The Department of Music and Performing Arts in The Steinhardt School at New York University.
Internationally known Quintet of the Americas is Queens’ own premiere woodwind quintet.