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Dallas Black Dance Theatre

Digital Screening | August 19 – September 2
Online premiere with live chat August 19 at 7:30pm Eastern

Founded in 1976 by Ann M. Williams and currently led by Artistic Director Melissa M. Young, Dallas Black Dance Theatre has captivated audiences in the Dallas Arts District and nationwide for over 45 years with contemporary modern dance by the nation’s leading choreographers. In a highly-anticipated Jacob’s Pillow debut, Dallas Black Dance Theatre performs a Pillow-commissioned world premiere by sought-after choreographer Darrell Grand Moultrie, celebrated for his work with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, American Ballet Theatre, and Dance Theatre of Harlem. Darrell Grand Moultrie’s Pillow-commissioned work for DBDT is made possible by the Joan B. Hunter New Work Commission. Additional programming to be announced.

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This is an online film presentation of a live event occurring at Jacob’s Pillow August 4-8. If you are interested in booking a ticket to attend this event in-person, please click here.

Event Dates
Thursday, Aug 19

7:30 PM

Online Event:
Dallas Black Dance Theatre

At jacobspillow.org: Aug 19