Tag: jazz

Mama Foundation presents ALIVE! at The Dempsey Theater in Harlem

ALIVE! 55+ and Kickin’ is the new musical from producer Vy Higginsen and MAMA FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS, and the show is set to open this Saturday, October 4th at The Dempsey Theater in Harlem, located at 127 West 127th

4th annual Harlem Jazz Shrines Festival in full swing May 4 – 10 2014

The 4th annual Harlem Jazz Shrines Festival (HJSF) has begun, and will run from May 4 – 10 at various venues uptown. The Apollo The­ater, Harlem Stage and Jazzmo­bile, Inc., in col­lab­o­ra­tion with Colum­bia Uni­ver­sity are presenting some of today’s

Nina Simone tribute this Wednesday, April 23rd at Minton’s Harlem

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April 21st marked the 11-year anniversary of the death of Nina Simone, “The High Priestess Of Soul,” who past away at the age of 70. This Wednesday, April 23rd, Revive-Music Musical Directions and Minton’s Redux presents “A Blues For Nina“,

Minton’s Redux and Harlem After Dark Events in April

When I wrote about the opening of Minton’s Harlem last October, I noted that it would be great if this new home of Jazz in Harlem would also “start a late-night jam session in a less-formal atmosphere, perhaps once a

Super Bowl Week 2014 / Black History Month Events at the Apollo Theater in Harlem

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As you probably know, the 2014 Super Bowl is coming to New York / New Jersey on February 2nd at MetLife stadium, and since Super Bowl Week will lead right into Black History Month, Harlem’s world-famous Apollo Theater will be