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Black Arts Repertory Theatre/School

Black Arts Repertory Theatre/School

Type: 
Alternative space and school
Other Relations: 
Amiri Baraka (then Leroi Jones)
Notes: 

The BART/S was short-lived because of lack of funding as well as internal issues, specifically disagreements between the founding members. Yet, its legacy spawned the opening of Black theatre/schools all over the nation including Black House as far west as California and Spirithouse in Newark.

Status: 
Defunct

Address

Street: 
c/o Amiri Baraka
Street 2: 
PO Box 3015
City: 
Newark
State: 
NJ
Zip: 
07130
Began: 
1965 (April 30)

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