INTERFEST engenders its vision of community by partnering with individuals and organizations committed to doing the work. Please learn more about the amazing artists and thinkers we are proud to collaborate with.
Broadway Black (Exclusive Media Partner)
About Broadway Black: BroadwayBlack.com is dedicated to highlighting the achievements and successes of African-American theatre artists on and off the Broadway stage. For so long, our voices have been skimmed over inside and outside of The Great White Way. However, we know we have experiences to share that are essential. BroadwayBlack.com serves as a collective of things we all care for. It is a platform for all things Black theatre. Created for the child in all of us who looked up to the stage searching for the faces that looked like ours. Celebrating the dedication of those who hand over their life to give all they have to the stage. Shining light on those that continue our journey. Paying tribute to those who blazed the way for our story to be told, seen, and heard on The Great Way.
The Brotherhood/Sister Sol (Bro/Sis)
About Bro/Sis: Founded in 1995, The Brotherhood/Sister Sol (Bro/Sis) provides comprehensive, holistic and long-term support services to youth who range in age from eight to twenty-two. Bro/Sis offers wrap around evidence-based programming. The organization focuses on issues such as leadership development and educational achievement, sexual responsibility, sexism and misogyny, political education and social justice, Pan-African and Latino history, and global awareness. Bro/Sis provides four-six year rites of passage programming, thorough five day a week after school care, school and home counseling, summer camps, job training and employment, college preparation, community organizing training, and international study programs to Africa and Latin America.
The Movement Theatre Company
About The Movement: The Movement Theatre Company creates an artistic social movement by developing and producing new work by artists of color. Through our programming, our work engages audiences in a rich theatrical dialogue, enlightens communities to the important issues affecting our world, and empowers artists to celebrate the many sides of their unique voice. Under the leadership of David Mendizábal, Deadria Harrington, Eric Lockley, and Taylor Reynolds, who serve as the Producing Artistic Leadership Team, we cultivate a vision that puts diversity at the forefront and embraces dialogue as a means of community building. Our work is challenging and often innovative in approach. Over the past 10 years, The Movement has established itself as an artistic staple in the Harlem community by partnering with many local businesses and creating a home for Uptown artists.
About VisionPledge: VisionPledge empowers and assists underrepresented millennial entrepreneurs and visionaries by investing in their vision.
VisionPledge is a registered 501(c)3 nonprofit organization and community-funding portal, where millennial entrepreneurs & visionaries can fund their Ideas through donation-based crowdfunding.
Using the power of the collective social good, VisionPledge teams with the community to offer educational tools, resources, and funding to millennials, connecting the world with millennial change agents, while working together to close the generational wealth gap.