Play Extended to December 15!
Bank Street Theater
155 Bank Street
Tickets: $35 || Call: 212.513.1080
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Written by Dominique Morisseau
Directed by Kamilah Forbes
With John Earl Jelks, Harvey Gardner Moore, and DeWanda Wise
East New York, Brooklyn. Nina’s estranged father, a former Black revolutionary, reappears to obtain a piece of her deceased Mother’s legacy. A powerful and honest story of one woman’s journey from a brutal existence to her own liberation, Sunset Baby is an energetic, daring look at the point where the personal and political collide.
Black Folk Don’t Season 3.0 Returns December 2nd
Join new voices in new debates about Black identity
See more at: http://blackpublicmedia.org
Tracy Chapman wrote and sang this dedication to Nelson Mandela.
He changed the world on our path to freedom.
Universal Declaration of Human Rights; BE FREE
Monday, December 9 at 6:30 p.m.
Harriet Tubman: When I Crossed That Line to Freedom
Noted composer and librettist Nkeiru Okoye, a native New Yorker of African-American and Nigerian descent, presents scenes from her new folk opera, Harriet Tubman: When I Crossed That Line to Freedom, which tells the personal story of the legendary Underground Railroad conductor. The performance features a string quintet from the Harlem Chamber Players. Get Tickets
Monday, December 16 at 7 p.m.
HFR Conversations: The Solution
Harlem’s Fashion Row (HFR) is back with the final installment of its 2013 HFR Conversations series, which has previously featured fashion notables such as June Ambrose, Harriette Cole, and Stephen Burrows. As the end of the year approaches, HFR would like to culminate with a review of diversity issues within the fashion industry and highlight an exclusive panel of guests who have created solutions. The evening will end with an opportunity to network with a diverse audience of progressive individuals inspired to affect change. Free! Register
Free Webinar December 11, 2013 – The Office of Planning and Research (OPRE) Self-Sufficiency Research Clearinghouse (SSRC) will be sponsoring a free webinar, Family Structure, Stability and Child Wellbeing, on December 11 at 2 pm ET as part of their Emerging Scholar series. The webinar is free, but pre-registration is required. Get details on the NRFC Events Calendar.
15th Annual National Fatherhood & Families Conference: February 2014 – Fathers & Families Coalition of America will be hosting its 15th Annual National Conference, “Turing the Hearts of Fathers,” February 11-14, 2014 at The Westin Lake Las Vegas Resort & Spa in Henderson, NV. More details are available on the NRFC Events Calendar.
OFA Launches Online Directory of Free Career Pathways Resources: The Career Pathways: Catalog of Toolkits. Spotlight on Dads Resource: Back in Touch - Spotlight on Dads Resource: Back in Touch offers guidance for fathers on reconnecting with their children when living apart, before or after separation.