Cultural and Arts Organizations in Queens, NY
Queens Arts Council
The Queens Arts Council is a non-profit arts organization that supports, promotes, and develops the arts in Queens, New York. Site includes information on local artists and folklore.
Long Island City Artists
Nonprofit arts organization that promotes professional artists in the greater Long Island City and Astoria area. Rents artists lofts and organizes annual Open Studios event.
Jeffrey Leder Gallery
Jeffrey Leder Gallery is an art gallery in Long Island City, Queens, New York. It opened in 2010.
Black Spectrum Theater
Presents theater, concerts, and films examining issues of concern to the African-American community at 400-seat theater. Also hosts after-school programming.
Queens Symphony Orchestra
The Queens Symphony Orchestra is the oldest and largest professional arts organization in Queens. The orchestra's home is the Queensborough Community College Performing Arts Center. During the summer, the Queens Symphony Orchestra often plays in the borough's parks.
Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning
This nonprofit arts organization in Jamaica offers public programs at its landmark building, which houses art galleries, art studios, dance studios, a theater, and other arts spaces.
The Rajkumari Cultural Center
In Richmond Hill, the Rajkumari Cultural Center is a community organization dedicated to teaching and preserving Indo-Caribbean art and culture in NYC (Indo-Caribbean refers to people of South Asian heritage from Guyana, Suriname, and Trinidad).
Oratorio Society of Queens
This community chorus, one of the oldest cultural organizations in Queens, currently comprises 90-plus voices and performs with full orchestra in the Performing Arts Center at Queensborough Community College.
Musica Reginae Productions
This non-profit is dedicated to promoting classical music in Queens.
Astoria Performing Arts Center (APAC)
An equity showcase company performing in Astoria, with performances held in a proscenium theater in the Presbyterian Church on 33rd Street. Also offers youth programs.
Astoria Music Society
A non-profit that supports music in Astoria, the Astoria Music Society is the home of the Astoria Symphony and the Lost Dog New Music Ensemble.
Theater in Astoria and Long Island City
See live theater in Astoria and Long Island City, Queens.