THE LEADERSHIP

VOZA RIVERS, Executive Producer
NEW HERITAGE THEATRE GROUP
Producing Partner

www.newheritagetheater.org
vorivers@harlemshakespearefest.org

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BIOGRAPHY | Voza Rivers

PARTNERSHIP CREDITS with

Take Wing And Soar Productions include::
OTHELLO: The Moor of Venice [2013]
CORIOLANUS: The African Warrior [2013]
ANTONY & CLEOPATRA [2013]
The Importance of Being Earnest [2013]
Lorey Hayes' POWER PLAY [2012]
MASSINISSA [2011]
SAVIOUR? [2011]

VOZA RIVERS | NEW HERITAGE THEATRE GROUP [Executive Producer] now celebrfating its 50th Seson, is the oldest Black nonprofit theater company in New York City. NHTG was originally established in 1964 under the name New Heritage Repertory Theatre by the late Roger Furman, a revered playwright, director, actor and lecturer who began his career in the 1940s with the American Negro Theatre in Harlem. It was created to present entertaining, informative and quality productions and to preserve and institutionalize classic works of Black theatre. In 1983, Voza Rivers, an award winning music and theatre producer took over the company. Today, New Heritage Theatre Group serves the community through presentations of entertaining, informative and quality productions of performing arts events, stage readings, and documentary shorts and films. Through its umbrella organizations Impact Repertory Theatre, Furman Theatre Rep and New Heritage Films we reach out to the New York City and world community, giving training, exposure and experience to new and emerging artists. Our works reflect the historical, social, and political experiences of African and Latino descendants in America and abroad. We seek to bring attention to works by international writers, directors and performing artists who have achieved success in their respective country but lack exposure in the United States. New Heritage artistic leadership is headed by Professor Jamal Joseph, playwright, director and filmmaker.

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