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About Us


Braata Productions A Caribbean performing arts company in NY showcasing Caribbean folk music, arts, theatre, culture. Braata Productions Inc is New York State, 501(c) 3 Professional
Arts Corporation. Braata, the name is a Jamaican colloquial term meaning ‘extra’ or ‘more’ and this is what this company aspires to do by giving its supporters, and audiences something more at all times.

Braata Productions was started by actor/singer Andrew Clarke and had its genesis in May 2009. It is a non-profit arts company based in New York City, and was created to address the complete needs of theatre patrons in the Unites States by showcasing and promoting authentic Caribbean talent and culture.

We aim to foster and develop a greater interest in the understanding and appreciation for the Caribbean region and the Diaspora by showcasing its lifestyles, traditions and customs through the visual and performing arts. Braata also seeks to reach out to the wider non-Caribbean community, and act as a vehicle for artistic integration by promoting fellowship and increased cooperation amongst all who are engaged in the advancement of the arts as a tool for entertainment, education and social change.

Braata seeks to define its position as one of the leading theatre arts companies in New York City. It is also our intention to be a dynamic theatre arts company with strong ties to the community and a reputation for artistic excellence, educational innovation, and fiscal responsibility.

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