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Welcome Our New Managing Director

The AAACC Board and Co-Executive Directors Melonie Green and Melorra Green are pleased to announce David Mack as the organization's Managing Director.

Over the past decade, David has managed some of California’s most innovative performing arts organizations including Joe Goode Performance Group, Invertigo Dance Theatre, The Industry, and Watts Village Theater Company, which tripled its annual operating budget, doubled the size of its Board of Directors and was awarded a Regional Theatre Tony Award during his four-year tenure.

Read more about him in the full news release.

Join Our Team

We currently have an opening for Finance and Accounting Manager, with applications accepted through February 15. Please share the position details.

Enlighten and Empower Yourself

Join us for COLORSTRUCK: The Critical Race Tour 2024 at the AAACC. Engage in thought-provoking conversations, attend insightful workshops, and experience powerful performances. Don't miss out on this opportunity to deepen your understanding of race and its impact on society. Get your tickets today.

Season of Black Art: Image Gallery & Black Art Symposium

Enjoy images from all four events of the African American Art & Culture Complex's Season of Black Art and see local creatives in dance, theatre, film, music, literature, narratives and business. See the photo gallery from the January 13 Celebrate Black Dance event. See videos from all of the events on AAACC's YouTube channel.

The Season of Black Art, presented by the AAACC from October 2023 t0 February 2024 with artistic direction by San Francisco native Rodney Earl Jackson, is a dynamic event series that encapsulates the essence and creativity of Bay Area Black artists across various mediums, from visual arts to music, literature, dance, and more. The season is a celebration of cultural heritage and artistic innovation, and it plays a vital role in fostering unity and pride within the Black community while sharing this rich heritage with a wider audience.

Leading up to the Celebrate Black Dance event, the Season of Black Art for the new year included a special presentation, “Creative Conversations,” with "The Wiz" cast member Olivia Jackson, who was interviewed by Aide to Mayor London Breed Tyra Fennell with Olivia providing a mini-dance class for the audience. Read the Broadway World review in celebration of Black History Month.

The Season of Black Art concludes with a special FREE symposium. Join us Saturday, February 10, from 4:30 to 10 p.m. at the AAACC.

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Events by Our Community Partners

Check out upcoming events from the Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts and Bayview Opera House in San Francisco:

Pay It Forward

AAACC's Giving Campaign continues! Make a contribution in any amount by Wednesday, February 28, to help us demonstrate the strong support of the community's desire to continue developing programs that celebrate and uplift the Black arts community.

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