Gospel for Teens at Grant's Tomb in New York City and other singers
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Mama Foundation for the Arts: Musicals, Concerts and Education in Harlem


Wednesday Sings! Register for Fall Sessions NoW

Instructor Greg Kelly Performing

Greg Kelly in concert at the Dempsey Theater, 2016. Photo credit: Richard Hill.

Wednesday Sings! is designed for adults. Join us on Wednesdays at The Mama Foundation for the Arts for a Harlem musical experience!

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For Youth
Gospel for Teens

Gospel for Teens at The Pathmark Gospel Choir Competition

Mama Foundation for the Arts Gospel for Teens Choir took the grand prize at The Pathmark Gospel Choir Competition in February, 2011. Photo credit: Jasmin Williams.

Vy Higginsen and gospel legend, Dr. Emily "Cissy" Houston, joined forces to teach aspiring teenagers about the importance of gospel music as an art form.

Gospel for Teens has grown to be a highly respected and influential program for youth between the ages of thirteen and nineteen.

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Vy Higginsen's School for Gospel, Jazz and R&B Arts
Bringing Music Education to Harlem

Everyone has music inside. Drawing from the traditions of jazz, and blues, we will help everyone discover their authentic voice. Photo credit: Richard Hill.

The School for Gospel, Jazz and R&B Arts supports the beginner and seasoned singer, those who sing for joy, or those who want to hone their craft.

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Harlem Musical Theater Series

Our Harlem Musical Theater Series features two of our signature shows and two new shows we have created for your inspiration and enrichment. Before or after one of our shows, enjoy a meal at one of the many notable restaurants in the area.

Spring Season
We Are! The Gospel for Teens Musical

Alive! A New Musical

From left to right: Donna Love Brown, Robin Campos, Roberta Ross and Theo Harris take front and center during a performance of Alive! They are part of a cast of 14 who are 55 and older and still kicking! Photo by Jeremy Daniel.

PHILADELPHIA, PA
Saturday, June 10 at 3pm
Tickets

WASHINGTON, DC
Saturday, June 17 at 3 pm
Tickets

Dover, DE
Saturday, June 24 at 3pm
Tickets

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Spring Season
We Are! The Gospel for Teens Musical

We Are! The Gospel for Teens Musical

Cast performing in We Are! at the Dempsey Theater, 2013. Photo credit: Carol Rosegg.

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Signature Show
Mama, I Want to Sing: The Next Generation

Ahmaya Knoelle Higginson and Sandra Huff in Mama, I Want to Sing

Ahmaya Knoelle Higginson and Sandra Huff in Mama, I Want to Sing at Dempsey Theater in 2011. Photo credit: Jasmin Williams.

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