Phone Number: 716-884-2013
Address: 350 Masten Ave, Buffalo, NY 14209

PaulRobeson_Paulette-Harris.jpgLeadership: Paulette D. Harris, Artistic Director


Mission Statement

The Paul Robeson Theatre is the oldest African American theater in Western New York , founded in 1968 to nurture and showcase the artistic talents of African American playwrights, producers, directors, actors and stage technicians.  In addition to a stage component, the PRT consists of the Paul Robeson Adult and Children's Drama Workshop, and the Paul Robeson Technical Theatre Workshop. The 130-seat theater is housed in the African American Cultural Center ; and the season runs from September to May with an average of four productions. Subscriptions and group rates are available.

2016 - 2017

Preserving Our Legacy One Story at a Time: Brown Bombers Cab Company
9/16/2016 - 9/16/2016

9/30/2016 - 10/23/2016

Christmas Is Comin' Uptown
12/08/2016 - 12/18/2016

Buck, Boogie, Bop and Beyond: The Black and Brown of Broadway Musicals
2/17/2017 - 2/19/2017

In The Continuum
3/10/2017 - 4/02/2017

The Old Settler
5/05/2017 - 5/28/2017