The Billie Holiday Theatre


The Billie Holiday Theatre (The Billie), founded in 1972 by Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation, is an OBIE and AUDELCO Award-winning theater devoted to the discovery of world-class storytelling with a focus on stories for, by and about people of African descent with 3-4 productions annually. The Billie presents, promotes and sustains art that reflects the definitive issues of our time in and through all of its forms of expression, especially drama, and including jazz, opera, ballet, film, poetry, and other forms of intellectual and instructive entertainment; to produce and stimulate performances or theatrical productions of all kinds with a focus on, but not limited to the African American experience; and to commission and premiere original works.

Productions (4)
Dot (Billie Holiday Theatre)
Oct 2018 — Nov 2018
A Small Oak Tree Runs Red
Feb 2018 — Mar 2018
The Old Settler
Oct 2017 — Nov 2017
Oct 2016 — Nov 2016