David Stone
RIVAA Black History Month Opening Live Performances

Performers for RIVAA's Black History Month art exhibit opening include poetry and live music. The free opening reception runs from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. on February 8th. The Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation co-produces the event.

RAHMAN & COMPANY, a five member ensemble, leads with...

Next up: Poetry readings by Harold Thomas and Ebonie J. Williams 

Singer Beatrice Ajaero treats the audience with the Black National Anthem.

Also on the bill: a performance by Vincent Pierce of the Coler Hospital Open Doors program, with teens from the Roosevelt Island Moving Forward program

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