Dance Theatre of Harlem
The Dance Theatre of Harlem Company consists of 14 racially diverse dance artists who perform an eclectic, demanding \repertoire. From treasured classics,neo-classical works by George Balanchine and resident choreographer Robert Garland, to cutting edge contemporary works and works that use the language of ballet to celebrate African American culture, the Company brings new life to the art form of classical ballet. In addition to performances in New York City across the country and abroad, Company activities that carry a message of empowerment through the arts also include engaging community through education activities for audiences and young people. The company was founded in 1969 by Arthur Mitchell and Karel Shook, who both spent time under the direction of Balanchine at the New York City Ballet.
Event url: www.dancetheatreofharlem.com
911 Pine St.
Seattle, WA 98101