Dance Theatre of Harlem's History Comes Alive in FWMoA Exhibit

Jan 30, 2015

FWMoA's "Dance Theatre of Harlem: 40 Years of 1sts" Exhibit shares the troupe's rich history through photos, videos, costumes, set pieces, posters and show ephemera.
Credit Courtesy/Fort Wayne Museum of Art
Amanda Martin and Karen Gibbons-Brown feel that this multi-media exhibit is the perfect way to engage the public on many sensory levels.
Credit Julia Meek / WBOI News

The Fort Wayne Museum of Art is offering the public a unique experience with their latest exhibit, "Dance Theatre of Harlem: 40 Years of Firsts."

Digging deep into the troupe's archives, this multi-media tour engages art, dance, theater and history lovers alike.

WBOI's Julia Meek met with FWMoA Deputy Director Amanda Martin and Karen Gibbons-Brown from the Fort Wayne Ballet to discuss the impact of this many-faceted exhibit.

Event Information:

"Dance Theatre of Harlem: 40 Years of Firsts"
@ Fort Wayne Museum of Art
Exhibit runs through March 15th, 2015
"Curator's Tour" on Thursday, February 5th
For more information, visit their website.