New York’s first Black Latina-owned movie theater is ready to grow, owner says : NPR

Emelyn Stuart knew she wanted her theater’s menu to be different. Empanadas, soup, chickpea salad wraps and cupcakes are all sold in the cafe.

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Emelyn Stuart


Emelyn Stuart knew she wanted her theater’s menu to be different. Empanadas, soup, chickpea salad wraps and cupcakes are all sold in the cafe.

Emelyn Stuart

Stuart Cinema & Cafe owner Emelyn Stuart is a solution-oriented person. If there’s a problem, she says there has to be a way to fix it. That’s what led her to start the first Black Latina-owned movie theater in New York –

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