H A R L E M beyond its region: a place where high artistic and educational standards develop healthy communities 

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THE AMERICAN THEATRE OF HARLEM was founded in 1989 by HAL DEWINDT, who served as the company's artistic director and acting instructor.  The company took residence at  the NATIONAL BLACK THEATRE and AARON DAVIS HALL in harlem, new york. Its mission was to produce affordable professional theatre with love and vision.  Through its workshop for actors, ATH provides a healthy environment to nurture, develop, and maintain a solid craft.  this holistic approach allows the actor to discover individual methods of expression, personal style, and identity through proven techniques.