Aaron Davis Hall

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Aaron Davis Hall
Aaron Davis Hall
Address160 Convent Ave.
Location New York City
Owner City College of New York
Type Performing arts center
Capacity Marian Anderson Theatre: 750
Theatre B: 250

Aaron Davis Hall is a performing arts center in Harlem, Manhattan, New York City.


Aaron Davis Hall was founded in 1979 [1] and is located on the campus of the City College of New York, between West 133rd and 135th Streets on Convent Avenue, one block east of Amsterdam Avenue. and is the northern extension of Morningside Avenue beginning at 127th Street.

In 2007, it was among over 530 New York City arts and social service institutions to receive part of a $20 million grant from the Carnegie Corporation, which was made possible through a donation by New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg. [2]

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  1. October 23, 1979 The Campus Article "Gala Opening of Davis Hall Tomorrow"
  2. Roberts, Sam (July 6, 2005). "City Groups Get Bloomberg Gift of $20 Million". New York Times. Retrieved September 3, 2007.

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