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After enrollment, you will receive instructions on how to proceed. For assistance contact [email protected].

Can’t use the online portal? Upload your programs in person at the kiosks in the lobby of QPTV's first floor facility. All in person uploads will take place Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays between the hours of 10:00am and 4:00pm. This new process will not affect your current weekly or monthly timeslot; this is not a lottery.

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From Louis Armstrong to Billie Holiday to Count Basie, the borough of Queens, New York has been home to some of the greatest legends of jazz. Others, including Dizzy Gillespie and Bix Beiderbecke… more

Amaze Light Festival; magic come to light! That is in Queens New York Amaze Light Festival welcomes every one of every age to feel the spirit of the Holiday unfold in a universe of sparkle, music… more

One of New York City’s quirkiest events, the NYC Unicycle Festival, presented by the Bindlestiff Family Cirkus, will be rolling across New York City once again this Labor Day weekend. Taking place… more

Thomas is a professor at Queens College, and FIT who invented a technology for screening for dyslexia. Universal screening of students for dyslexia is mandated by law in 31 states. These… more

Omnium: A Bold New Circus is a visionary not-for-profit organization bringing together a completely diverse cast of extraordinary talent from all over the globe…uniquely unified, multitalented,… more

DREW REID KERR is the founder of “Queens Chef Project” Drew grew up in both the Flushing and Howard Beach areas of Queens. He later lived in Kew Gardens for 10 years. Before opening his… more

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Cabbie Cuisine features the favorite food places or home meals of cab drivers working in "The World's Borough," Queens, New York.  Cab drivers--many of whom are immigrants--are the experts in… more

This is New York First Ever Ramadan Night Market happening in the heart of queens on April 8th. Bring the community together to celebrate one of the most celebrated holiday in queens Ramadan, with… more

Scores of Filmmakers, their cast and crew, Festival Board, Sponsors and Special Guests in a high octane mixer with members of the media including journalists, bloggers.

Come talk to the… more

ABOUT YAGP: Youth America Grand Prix is the largest global network of dance. YAGP fulfills its mission of dance education through scholarship auditions, master classes, alumni services,… more

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