Arts and Culture

Lincoln Center Announces Midsummer Night Swing June 27th – July 15th

Lincoln Center Announces Midsummer Night Swing June 27th – July 15th

LINCOLN CENTER ANNOUNCES MIDSUMMER NIGHT SWING 2017 JUNE 27–JULY 15 New York City’s favorite summer dance party presents 15 evenings, featuring The Legendary Count Basie Orchestra, Binky Griptite, Loser’s Lounge, Harlem Renaissance Orchestra, Joe Bataan, Don Perignon y La Puertorriqueña, […]

Bright Lights, Big City Dance Recital, May 7

Bright Lights, Big City Dance Recital, May 7

Mind Builders Creative Arts Center presents its “Scenes in the City” dance recital at 3 PM on Sunday, May 7 and Saturday, May 13 at Harry S. Truman High School located at 750 Baychester Avenue, Bronx NY 10475. For ticket […]

This April: Thursday Night Jazz at JCAL

This April: Thursday Night Jazz at JCAL

This April: Thursday Night Jazz on April 13, 8pm, 161-04 Jamaica Avenue, Queens NY. Featuring the Ed Cherry Trio. For tickets, call 718-658-7400.

Carnegie Hall Announces Musicians Selected for the 2017 National Youth Orchestra

Carnegie Hall Announces Musicians Selected for the 2017 National Youth Orchestra

CARNEGIE HALL ANNOUNCES THE MUSICIANS SELECTED FOR THE 2017 NATIONAL YOUTH ORCHESTRA OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA Created by Carnegie Hall’s Weill Music Institute, Prestigious National Program Recognizes Finest Young Musicians from Across the Country, Ages 16-19 This Summer, […]

Why Federal Arts Funding Matters

Why Federal Arts Funding Matters

The arts are essential to New York City. Our cultural organizations enrich our neighborhoods, inspire and educate our youth, employ thousands of our residents, and attract millions of tourists to this city. And yet President Trump is threatening to turn […]

by · March 12, 2017 · Arts and Culture, Op Ed
Bulletin Board: En Foco Photographers of Color Town Hall, Feb 2nd

Bulletin Board: En Foco Photographers of Color Town Hall, Feb 2nd

En Foco hosts its Photographers of Color Town Hall and Networking Meeting on Thursday, February 2, 6-8 pm at the Longwood Arts Gallery at Hostos Community College, 450 Grand Concourse (149th Street) in the Bronx NY 10455. To RSVP, email […]

“Much Ado About Nothing” at the Huntington Free Library

“Much Ado About Nothing” at the Huntington Free Library

Please support the Huntington with your attendance at “Much Ado About Nothing”, William Shakespeare. Sunday, March 12th at 2 pm $10 Adults and $5 for students and Seniors. Ticket sales for the March 12th performance of MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING […]

SENATOR JEFF KLEIN CELEBRATES ART CENTER OPENING AT HOWIE STONE ADULT DAY CARE

SENATOR JEFF KLEIN CELEBRATES ART CENTER OPENING AT HOWIE STONE ADULT DAY CARE

Bronx, NY — State Senator Jeff Klein (D- Bronx/Westchester) and AHRC NYC Executive Director Gary Lind unveiled a new art center on Thursday at Howie Stone Adult Day Care. They were also joined by the family of the late Howie […]

From Poe’s Porch: Poetry Macabre
with local poets Skye Cabrera, Carlos Manuel Rivera and Jani Rose

From Poe’s Porch: Poetry Macabre, October 29

  The Bronx Council on the Arts and Bronx County Historical Society are excited to present Poetry Macabre a new poetry reading and workshop series at Poe Park. Featured poets will read from Poe’s porch on Saturday, October 29 from 12-1 […]

Sign Up for Words vs Pictures by Artsmith

Sign Up for Words vs Pictures by Artsmith

Words vs. Pictures: Free Art Program for 6-14 Year Olds Words vs. Pictures is a visual and literary arts program. Students learn different writing skills and visual art techniques while participating in workshops where the projects are designed to help […]

Lehman Center Announces Spectacular 2016-17 Season

Lehman Center Announces Spectacular 2016-17 Season

LEHMAN CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS ANNOUNCES SPECTACULAR 36TH ANNIVERSARY 2016-17 SEASON Featuring Latin and Popular Music Concerts EDDIE PALMIERI, LA INDIA, WILLIE COLON, TITO ROJAS, THE HABANA BOYS, JOSE ALBERTO “EL CANARIO” & SEPTETO SANTIAGUERO, EL DEBARGE, TANK & […]

Bronx Native American Festival at Pelham Bay Park – September 25th

Bronx Native American Festival at Pelham Bay Park – September 25th

3rd Annual Music on the Boulevard – Saturday, September 24th

3rd Annual Music on the Boulevard – Saturday, September 24th

How To Apply For All Bronx Council on the Arts Grants

How To Apply For All Bronx Council on the Arts Grants

How To Apply | All BCA Grants Monday | October 3rd | 5pm – 8pm Longwood Art Gallery 450 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY 10451 Please join us for a “How To Apply” session for the Community Arts Grant (NYSCA), Artist […]

Nos Quedamos Honors Local Artists

Nos Quedamos Honors Local Artists

On Saturday, August 27  Nos Quedamos/We Stay Inc. and The American Dream Service Center, Inc. will honor four local artists and retiring Congressman Charlie Rangel at their “2016 The Bronx Is Thriving” reception. The artist honorees include Alicia Grullón, Edwin […]