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Dance Theatre of Harlem's Founders' Week Dance Classes

Dance Theatre of Harlem's Founders' Week Dance Classes


Dance Theatre of Harlem




Monday, February 8, 2021 - 6:30pm
Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 6:30pm
Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 6:30pm
Saturday, February 13, 2021 - 1:00pm
Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 6:30pm



Dance Theatre of Harlem

Dance Theatre of Harlem Founders’ Week

February 8th – 14th, 2021

Fifty-two years ago Arthur Mitchell and master teacher Karel Shook co-founded Dance Theatre of Harlem to challenge perceptions and create new opportunities.

DTH celebrates its ongoing commitment to access, opportunity and excellence, with a week of events hosted by and highlighting current company artists and notable alumni, honoring the founders, and commemorating the February 11, 1969 founding of Dance Theatre of Harlem.

February 8 at  6:30pm 

FREE Adult Open Class: Ballet Barre & Basics with Company Artist Sanford Placide
on Zoom

February 9 at 6:30pm

FREE Adult Open Class: Modern - Horton Technique with Company Artist Anthony Santos
on YouTube

February 10 at 6:30pm

FREE Adult Open Class: Ballet for Everyone with Company Artist Crystal Serrano

on Zoom

February 11 at 6:30pm

FREE Adult Open Class: Umfundalai African Dance with Erin Bryce Holmes, M.S., LCAT, BC-DMT
on Zoom

February 13 at 1 pm

Ballet Master Class with former DTH Company Artist & Washington Ballet Company Member Ashley Murphy-Wilson, on Zoom

To acknowledge the Company’s longstanding connection to Washington, D.C. and the cultural community, students from Dance Institute of Washington, The Jones-Haywood Dance School, Washington Ballet, City Dance and other Washington, D.C.-based students will be invited to participate.



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