Academic journal article Journal of Pan African Studies

The African American Arts & Culture Complex: San Francisco, California

Academic journal article Journal of Pan African Studies

The African American Arts & Culture Complex: San Francisco, California

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The African American Arts & Culture Complex (supported primarily by the San Francisco Arts Commission) is dedicated to community change by fostering a commitment to service and activism through Afro-centric artistic and cultural performance, exhibition and programming in a 34,000 sq. ft. facility that house an art gallery and three art exhibitions spaces, a 203 seat theater, a recording studio, library and archives of African American history, two dance studios and other multi-purpose space.

The Complex offers visual and performing arts programs and classes including music, dance, theatre, audio recording, and arts and crafts, and an affordable performing arts venue for a host of community events, meetings, performances, art exhibits, trainings and conferences. The site also as a home to some of the most respected performing arts organizations in the Bay Area, including AfroSolo Theatre Company, the African American Shakespeare Company and Cultural Odyssey. Other resident art organizations include the San Francisco African American Historical and Cultural Society, the San Francisco Juneteenth Festival, Take Wings Foundation, Robert Henry Johnson and SF Noir. …

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