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Pentacle Legacy: 104 Franklin Street

[1982] Pentacle moves to 104 Franklin Street We are diving into our archival materials and excited to share finds from Pentacle’s Legacy project on #WayBackWednesdays. On this Way Back Wednesday, we are sharing Pentacle’s 1982 office move to the 4th-floor loft that was previously Twyla Tharp’s rehearsal space at 104… Read the full story

May 4, 2021

Pentacle Legacy: The Foundation for Independent Artists

[1981] Pentacle Creates Foundation for Independent Artists We are diving into our archival materials and excited to share finds from Pentacle’s Legacy project on #WayBackWednesdays. On this Way Back Wednesday, we are sharing Pentacle’s Foundation for Independent Artists (FIA): Since its creation in 1981, FIA has… Read the full story

April 28, 2021

Pentacle Legacy: Calling All Computerists

[1981] We have a brand new baby in the office. We are diving into our archival materials and excited to share finds from Pentacle’s Legacy project on #WayBackWednesdays. On this Wednesday, in honor of Administrative Professionals Day, we are sharing our 1981 baby — a Radio Shack TRS-80 Model III… Read the full story

April 21, 2021

Pentacle Legacy: Co-Directors of 1979

Mara Greenberg & Ivan Sygoda We are diving into our archival materials and excited to share finds from Pentacle’s Legacy project on #WayBackWednesdays. On this Wednesday we are sharing Mara Greenberg & Ivan Sygoda who became the Co-Directors of Pentacle in 1979. Mara… Read the full story

April 14, 2021

Pentacle Legacy: PENTACLE

The Origin of Pentacle’s Name We are diving into our archival materials and excited to share finds from Pentacle’s Legacy project on #WayBackWednesdays. On this Wednesday we are sharing how Pentacle got its name: “It was one of our founders with an interest in numerology who chose the name PENTACLE… Read the full story

April 7, 2021

Pentacle Legacy: Founding Artists

[1976] Pentacle’s Founding Artists We are diving into our archival materials and excited to share finds from Pentacle’s Legacy project on #WayBackWednesdays. On this Wednesday we are sharing Pentacle’s founding artists: Irene Feigenheimer (DANCEMOVES/Irene Feigenheimer and Company) Manuel Alum (Manuel Alum Dance… Read the full story

March 31, 2021

Pentacle Updates: Announcing our NEW Associate Director!

  Dear Pentacle friends and family, I am excited to share that beginning in July, our longtime staff member, Clarissa Soto Josephs, transitioned from Pentacle’s Director of Programming to Associate Director! This marks an exciting turning point in our 43-year history. As always, Pentacle’s growth… Read the full story

August 5, 2019

Groove with Me and Raja at the Rubin Museum

Earlier today we were able to bring one of our artists Raja Feather Kelly (who will be performing as part of the Pentacle Dance Series: Suspending Time on April 11) for a talkback at The Rubin Museum of Art with Harlem-based non-profit Groove With… Read the full story

April 4, 2018

Save the Date: Pentacle's 2018 Annual Gala

Join us on Thursday, May 10 from 6:30-9pm for an evening that promises to enliven!  Come out and support Pentacle on an evening that features unforgettable live performances by Pentacle Artists (to be announced). Come for the food and cocktails and stay for the… Read the full story

January 16, 2018
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