Founded in 2000, The Marcus Garvey Park Alliance (MGPA) was formed to restore the Park as a safe and inviting place for community residents. Over time, the mission has adapted with the changing cultural and political climates of the city. No longer is the mission to simply restore and maintain the Park; rather, the mission has grown to use the Park as a tool to embrace the community on a more profound level. This has expanded MGPA’s work beyond the borders of the Park and has encompassed other Parks and open spaces. MGPA has developed ongoing arts and cultural programming to celebrate and preserve the culture of the community at a time when gentrification threatens the visibility of the creative culture of Harlem
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Upcoming Events in Marcus Garvey Park, Jazzmobile, Classical Theatre of Harlem, SummerStage, El Barrio Latin Jazz Festival, Lena Horne at 100, Dance Harlem, Imagenation Film Festival
Classical Theatre of Harlem, In the Richard Rodgers Amphitheater – July 7th through July 30th, Tuesday Through Sunday, 8 pm, Fridays 8:30 pm It‘s all for one and one for all as D’Artagnan and the Musketeers fight to protect the ones they love from the revolting exploits of … Continue reading