Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm. Closed federal holidays. The African Burial Ground Visitor Center contains exhibits and replica artifacts, and provides educational programs and interpretation of commemorative art commissioned for the African Burial Ground. Ranger-led tours that describe the unique artifacts and artwork at the African Burial Ground National Monument are scheduled weekdays at 10 am and 2 pm. Groups are urged to make reservations for tours to ensure adequate preparation and staff availability.
This annual festival presents contemporary films that shine a different light on African Diaspora life and culture regardless of the filmmaker‚ race or nationality.
The African Film Festival (AFF) builds an American audience for African film through an annual film festival in New York, a National Traveling Film Series, various panel discussions and a number of educational outreach and community programs.
African Voices sponsors literary readings, art exhibitions and writing workshops. Its annual poetry and musical event, Rhymes, Rhythms & Rituals, is held in New York City parks, including Prospect Park, Bryant Park and Marcus Garvey Park.
At its home in Jamaica, Queens, the Afrikan Poetry Theatre presents a roster of wide-ranging cultural activities of interest to its largely African-American constituents.
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.
The After Dinner Opera Company performs American chamber works for general audiences and introduces young people to music and dance through in-school workshops.
AG Gallery + About Glamour is a unique multi-retail space, which encompasses a vintage shop and gallery space. Its mission is to provide a platform in which emerging creativity from all over the world can exhibit and promote their work.
The studio functions as a full service recording facility. As one of the largest recording studios in New York City, this room features a sprung wooden dance floor, an intimate observation balcony and enough capacity for an entire symphony orchestra. Designed as an integrated component of the Frederick P. Rose Hall facility, the Varis and Leichtman Studio is wired to all of the performance spaces in order to facilitate ease of professional recording.
In the heart of New York City's Chelsea district, Agora Gallery has a revolving schedule of exhibitions by talented artists, and works to connect them to art collectors and dealers all over the globe.