Event Calendar
May 2 , 2018

Dance Theatre of Harlem

Cobb Great Hall

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The internationally acclaimed Dance Theatre of Harlem is celebrating close to 50 years of creating vivid and ingenious forms of expression, bringing a contemporary flair to ballet repertoire and to diverse international audiences. Arthur Mitchell, the first African-American male principal dancer in a major U.S. ballet company, and the late Karel Shook founded the company as a response to the growing need for more artistic opportunities for children, especially those living in Harlem. Since then, this multicultural dance ensemble has achieved extraordinary success with powerful messages of self-reliance, artistic relevance and individual responsibility.

spotlight-dinners 
There will be a Spotlight Dinner available prior to this performance at 5:45pm for $55 per guest.


after chats
Immediately following the performance, company members will lead a brief discussion and take questions from the audience inside the Cobb Great Hall.

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  • Wharton Center for Performing Arts
  • Michigan State University
  • 750 E. Shaw LN
  • East Lansing, MI
  • PHONE: (517) 432-2000
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