Borough President Stringer Announces Breakthrough Agreement Rescuing the Historic National Black Theatre of Harlem and Assuring its Financial Future

June 7, 2012 – Press Release
Herrick, Feinstein LLP

Manhattan Borough President Scott M. Stringer today unveiled an agreement that will permit the National Black Theatre of Harlem to continue operations in its current location and puts the legendary theatrical organization on stronger financial ground.

"We are looking forward to transforming this landmark Harlem property together to make it stronger than ever - a place where NBT can vigorously continue to pursue Dr. Teer's goals," said Raymond Nicola Hannigan, a partner with Herrick, Feinstein LLP, which represents the theatre.