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African Poetry Theater



Address:176-03 Jamaica Avenue Jamaica NY 11432-5503
Telephone(s):718-523-3312
Fax:718-523-1054
E-mail:jwatusi@aol.com
World Wide Web: http://www.afrikapoetrytheatre.com/default.htm


Description:

The Afrikan Poetry Theatre is a non-profit organization that provides a range of cultural, recreational and social programs. Among the classes offered are in capoeria (a martial art), karate, piano, and percussion.

Open microphone, African music, book signings, film presentations, and jazz concerts are among the recent cultural offerings.

Programs for teens include the Summer Youth Employment Program, writing, computer classes, and peforming arts.

Book donations for certain subjects are accepted; please call for more information.




Hours:

Office Hours: Mon - Fri, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.; theatre is open other hours for programs and classes.


Fees/Methods of Payment:Cost of programs vary from free to a nominal fee.


Services Offered:Book / Magazine Donation ProgramsComputer ClassesCultural Heritage GroupsMeeting SpaceRecreational / Leisure / Arts InstructionSpeakers / Speakers BureauSummer Youth Employment ProgramsVolunteer OpportunitiesWorkshops / Symposiums