Flashback To New York City’s Dance Theatre Of Harlem

In 1969 dancers Arthur Mitchell and Karel Shook founded the Dance Theatre of Harlem. Continue Reading →


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Dance Theatre Of Harlem Celebrates 50 Years

This Monday, February 11 marks the 50th Anniversary – to the day – when, in response to the assassination of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr…. Continue Reading →


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New Jersey: Dance Theatre Of Harlem, MLK Celebration At NJPAC

dance-theater-of-harlemDance Theatre of Harlem, founded in 1969 by Arthur Mitchell and Karel Shook, was an artistic means of turning despair into hope following the assassination of Dr. King. Continue Reading →


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Harlem’s Columbia Acquires Archives Of DTH’s Arthur Mitchell

16MITCHELL1-master675When Arthur Mitchell was contemplating where his archives should go, he thought about where he grew up and later, with Karel Shook, formed the Dance Theater of Harlem. Continue Reading →


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