Dance Theatre of Harlem's Founders' Week Dance Classes
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
February 9 at 6:30pm
FREE Adult Open Class: Modern - Horton Technique with Company Artist Anthony Santos
February 10 at 6:30pm
FREE Adult Open Class: Ballet for Everyone with Company Artist Crystal Serrano
February 11 at 6:30pm
FREE Adult Open Class: Umfundalai African Dance with Erin Bryce Holmes, M.S., LCAT, BC-DMT
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.