Paul Robeson Theatre

Phone Number: 716-884-2013
Address: 350 Masten Ave, Buffalo, NY 14209
Website: http://www.aaccbuffalo.org

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

Email: paulrobesontheatrebuffalo@gmail.com

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.

2017 - 2018 Season

Blood at the Root
9/27/2017 - 10/29/2017

August Wilson’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
12/01/2017 - 12/24/2017

Skeleton Crew
1/19/2018 - 2/11/2018

August Wilson Monologue Competition
2/03/2018 - 2/03/2018

Don't Bother Me, I Can't Cope
3/02/2018 - 3/25/2018

Blackberry Daze
5/04/2018 - 5/27/2018