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Art Reverberates

Columbia Explores Romare Bearden: A Black Odyssey
November 15, 2014 - March 14, 2015 (closed December 21 through January 6)
Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery
Curated by Dr. Robert G. O'Meally

Speaking of People features over thirty works by a multi-generational, interdisciplinary group of sixteen artists. On view at The Studio Museum in Harlem from November 13, 2014 to March 8, 2015.

From Chios to 125th Street: Toward a black Odysseus

Columbia University in the City of New York
Thursday, December 4
Morningside Heights Community Free Film Lectures & Literature Museums & Galleries Gay & Lesbian Special Events Sites & Attractions
By painting a black Odyssey, Romare Bearden connected the desire of African American people to return home with Homerâ

Sistas the Musical @ St Luke's Theater

Through Thursday, December 4
Music Theater & Performance
Winner of the 2011 Midtown International Theatre Festival SISTAS, tells the story of the struggles, the joys and the triumphs of being Black and being a woman in America, as told through the life of one woman and the women in her family.

Dance Theatre of Harlem Holiday Delight Sunday Matinee

Dance Theatre of Harlem
Sunday, December 7
West Harlem / Hamilton Heights / Sugar Hill Dance Kids
Featuring the Dance Theatre of Harlem School in excerpts from the Nutcracker, dances featured in the Apollo Theater's Ellington at Christmas, a Kwanzaa Celebration, and Special Guest Artists!

The Hip Hop Nutcracker

United Palace Cathedral
Sunday, December 7
Washington Heights / Inwood Kids Dance Special Events Theater & Performance Music
A holiday mash-up for the whole family, ''The Hip Hop Nutcracker'' reimagines Tchaikovsky's classic score through explosive hip hop choreography. A dozen all-star dancers, DJ, MC, and digital scenery bring the traditional Nutcracker story to life in a contemporary urban setting.

Jacques' Art Next - The Feet Make The Beat Exploring Rhythms of Bharatanatyam, Flamenco, Tap & Ballet

National Dance Institute Center for Learning & The Arts
Monday, December 8
Central Harlem Dance Special Events Kids : Programs / Education Kids
Join Founder Jacques d'Amboise for a spectacular evening of performance celebrating dance rhythms from around the globe.

Material Instincts

Tatiana Pages Gallery - Contemporary Art + Design
Monday, December 8 through Thursday, January 1, 2015
Central Harlem Museums & Galleries : Fine Art Museums & Galleries
The exhibition is a dialogue of how an artist's medium is influenced by - identity, morals, superficialities, body and spirit.

PLAYING WITH FIRE: Political Interventions, Dissident Acts, and Mischievous Actions

El Museo del Barrio
Through Saturday, January 3, 2015
East Harlem (El Barrio) Museums & Galleries Gay & Lesbian
The works in this exhibition target colonialism, imperialism, urban neglect, and cultural hegemony with a vast array of weapons, including irreverence and humor.

Jazz for Young People on Tour: Let Freedom Swing - Conversations on Jazz and Democracy, Civil Rights and the Harlem Renaissance

Harlem School of the Arts
Monday, January 26, 2015 through Saturday, May 16, 2015
West Harlem / Hamilton Heights / Sugar Hill Music Theater & Performance Dance Community Kids
A series of three concerts will bring outstanding jazz artists to perform for HSA students and families! Free & open to the public.
Also Recommended
Coccola (Italian)
West Harlem / Hamilton Heights / Sugar Hill
Farafina Cafe & Lounge Harlem
West Harlem / Hamilton Heights / Sugar Hill
Grill on the Hill Sports Bar
West Harlem / Hamilton Heights / Sugar Hill
Manhattanville Coffee
Central Harlem
Ponty Bistro Harlem - Creative French and African Cuisine
Central Harlem
Sol La Ti Music, Inc. - Music Together
Other
Tatiana Pages Gallery - Contemporary Art + Design
Central Harlem
The Grange Bar and Eatery
West Harlem / Hamilton Heights / Sugar Hill