6th annual Harlem Arts Advocacy Week
Actor and activist Danny Glover will help kick-off the 6th annual Harlem Arts Advocacy Week at the Aaron Davis Hall on the campus of the City College of New York this morning. Sponsored by the Harlem Arts Alliance, Harlem Arts Advocacy Week will feature film screenings, poetry readings, walking tours, museum exhibits, hip-hop concerts, dance recitals, a New Orleans-style jazz parade and more. One of the highlights will be the film “The Savoy King,” which will be screened on October 2nd at the Schomburg Center, offering a look back at the Lindy Hop dancers at Harlem’s famed Savoy Ballroom. The week of free arts events starts today, October 1st and runs until October 7th.