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Directions to the historic Nuyorican Poets Cafe
236 East Third Street (between B & C Aves) NYC

By Subway

The easiest way to reach the Cafe is by taking the F subway line to the 2nd Avenue station. Follow the 1st Avenue exit out of the station, then walk north on 1st Avenue (away from Houston). Make a right on East 3rd Street and walk 2.5 blocks east and you’ll find the cafe.


By Car

Take the FDR Drive to the Houston Street exit. Make a right from Houston onto Avenue C and then make a left onto East 3rd Street. If you enter Manhattan via the Williamsburg Bridge or the Holland Tunnel, drive several blocks north to Houston Street and go east on Houston until you reach Avenue C; turn north onto C and then take a left on East 3rd.


Banana Puddin' Jazz on TV
Tune in every Sunday @ 7:30 PM , and Monday at 4;30 AM(EDT) to Rome Neal's Banana Pudding Jazz TV show on Brooklyn Public Network and catch up with some of the magical nights that were filmed live at the Nuyorican Poets Cafe..... Delightful nights of Jazz on world wide web by just clicking below and stroll down a bit:

https://www.bricartsmedia.org/brooklyn-free-speech-channel-3..... Also: Watch exclusively in Brooklyn: Optimum 67 | Spectrum 1995 | RCN 82
Watch all throughout NYC: Verizon FiOS 42



Rome Neal’s  Banana Puddin’ Jazz


B Free Award Winner
Best Entertainment

Nuyorican Poets Cafe



Rome Neal’s Banana Puddin' Jazz  17th Anniversary

August 9, 2020, 7 PM

Live Concert/ Streaming Online




TONY Award, Grammy, Emmy,
and multi-AUDELCO Award-winning 

Andre De Shields 

and, TONY Award, Multi-Grammy, and AUDELCO Award-winning 

Dee Dee Bridgewater

All Star Line-up

Keith David, ELEW,  Chip Ojiisan Crawford,

Patience Higgins, Antoinette Montague, 
Sheryl Renee, 
Sean Mason, Chembo Corniel, 
Dwayne “Cook” Broadnax,

Martha Redbone and Aaron Whitby,
Andre Chez Lewis, 
Leonieke Scheuble
and Nick Scheuble, Paul Beaudry,

 Lonnie Plaxico, Taylor Moore, Ty Stephens, Frank Owens, Dakota Macleod, Ray Naccari (Brooklyn Soul Train), Eric Frazier

Streaming/ To be viewed Virtually


The show will be available FREE on FB LIVE/YOUTUBE/ZOOM !!!


Go NOW to Nuyorican.org 
to RSVP and make a
tax deductible donation 


Become a BPJ  SPONSOR contact Rome Neal  romekyn@earthlink.net718.288.8048

For Booking and Info  
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