AFROPUNK Announces Partnership in Lincoln Center, Highlighting Black Women in the Fine Arts

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Posted on November 9, 2022 at 10:36 am

AFROPUNK leads the vanguard of Black music and culture, curating one-of-a-kind events that shine a light on overlooked aspects of the Black experience. Bringing its singular aesthetic into the epicenter of U.S. artistic expression, AFROPUNK announces a new partnership with Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. This February, the two groundbreaking entities host AFROPUNK + Lincoln Center Black HERSTORY Live, a two day takeover at Lincoln Center’s state-of-the-art David Geffen Hall and Alice Tully Hall that highlights the incalculable contributions by Black women to all cultural artforms. 

The event is an immersive multidisciplinary experience that includes music, visual art, poetry, dance, performance art, and much more, all featuring Black women and celebrating Black women throughout history. AFROPUNK x Lincoln Center Black HERSTORY Live takes over Lincoln Center on February 24-25, 2023.

The Pre-Sale for the event will take place from November 10th – November 15th, with premium passes for $285 (guaranteeing the best seats available) and regular passes for $160. Stay tuned for more announcements about Black HERSTORY Live, including the stunning list of performers and notable figures who will make AFROPUNK’s first-ever takeover of a performance hall astonishing.

As it continues to redefine the multicultural experience, AFROPUNK has expanded its reach and its mission to include a wide variety of events, partnerships, documentaries and programs that aim to uplift, educate and create space for marginalized communities. This latest partnership with the Lincoln Center is the epitome of the AFROPUNK ethos. Each activation will educate, entertain, and inspire.

AFROPUNK has also established a legacy as a safe space for Black alternative culture, offering a haven for attendees to show up as their most authentic selves. The end result of which is always a stunning community of people who respect, admire and care for one another; it’s an experience unlike any other. AFROPUNK creates an anchor for its growing audience of multicultural youth through its annual music festival and other events in Brooklyn, Miami, Minneapolis, Paris, London, Atlanta, Johannesburg, and more.  Now, with the new partnership with Lincoln Center, the global brand seeks to remind New York why it’s one of the most vital and vibrant cultural institutions in the city and beyond.

Event Pre-Sale:

November 10th at 12pm ET – November 15th at 11:59am ET 

Sign up for the Black HerStory Pre-Sale by joining AFROPUNK Newsletter at AFROPUNK.com or by texting “AFROPUNK” to 718-550-6268

View more information about Black HERSTORY Live on Lincoln Center’s website: http://lincolncenter.org/AfroPunk or contact Guest Experience at 212-875-5456 / guestexperience@lincolncenter.org.

AFROPUNK + Lincoln Center Black HERSTORY Live will be sponsored in part by Martell.