The Classical Theatre of Harlem Announces Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream starring Comedian Russell Peters for Summer 2024 Uptown Shakespeare in the Park 

The outdoor production, directed by multi-hyphenate Carl Cofield, will be free to the public and star comedian Russell Peters NEW YORK, NEW YORK – The Classical Theatre of Harlem (CTH) is excited to announce its upcoming production, William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and invites audiences to immerse themselves in this enchanting classic, set against…

THE CLASSICAL THEATRE OF HARLEM (CTH) ANNOUNCES NEW PRODUCTION OF TWELFTH NIGHT

Shakespeare’s classic gets an “Afrofuturistic” makeover with free performances at Marcus Garvey Park New York, NY, [May 2, 2022] – The Classical Theatre of Harlem, (Producing Artistic Director, Ty Jones) a professional theater company that has brought audiences Black artistic excellence for over two decades, announced today it will present Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night at Marcus…

CLASSICAL THEATRE OF HARLEM, VENUS RADIO THEATER, BROADWAY PODCAST NETWORK, AND PLAYBILL ANNOUNCE NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH THE RELEASE OF ICONS: HARLEM RENAISSANCE IN MOTION

Unheard, unseen voices of this pivotal moment in American history will be brought to life through half-hour radio dramas written by playwrights of color. The podcast will be available starting February 7th on Playbill and exclusively from the Broadway Podcast Network wherever you listen to your favorite podcasts. Find it now at BPN.FM/Icons The Classical…

Live theatre roars back this summer with Classical Theatre of Harlem’s “Seize The King”

The Classical Theatre of Harlem presents the New York Premiere of SEIZE THE KING by Will Power Directed by Carl Cofield, Choreographed by Tiffany Rea-Fisher Preview PerformancesJuly 6-8, 2021, at 8:00 pm (Fridays-8:30 pm)Opening NightFriday, July 9, 2021, at 8:30 pm PerformancesJuly 9 – 29, Tuesday-Sunday, at 8 p.m (Fridays at 8:30 pm)Richard Rodgers Amphitheater…

Blair Underwood, Joe Morton, and More to Star in Free Online Reading of Cuttin’ Up

BY OLIVIA CLEMENT JUN 11, 2020  The virtual performance of the Charles Randolph-Wright play, streamed exclusively on Playbill, will benefit The Classical Theatre of Harlem. On June 21 an all-star performance of Cuttin’ Up, Charles Randolph-Wright’s play about the time-honored tradition of the Black barbershop, streams exclusively on Playbill.com. The reading, which will star Emmy winner Joe Morton, Blair…