NYU Names New Performance Space After Nation’s First Black Theater

  |  June 16, 2022

New York University has named its new performance space at 181 Mercer Street, “The African Grove Theater,” in honor of the first Black theater in the United States. This announcement comes right in time for Juneteenth, a federal holiday on June 19th commemorating the emancipation of enslaved African Americans that is often observed for celebrating African-American... Read More