Feature Category: Dance Theatre of Harlem - 2004

Fit to be Tied: A conversation with Deborak Colker dancer Luiza Continentino

Imagine being a budding ballerina, with visions of swans and princes dancing in your head. But instead of skimming across a moonlit stage on pointe shoes you’re expected to clamber across a wall like a human lizard, or spin on … Read more

Profile: Robert Garland from Dance Theatre of Harlem

By Allen Robertson A native of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Robert Garland is a former principal dancer with the Dance Theatre of Harlem Company and former Resident Choreographer and Administrator for the Dance Theatre of Harlem School. DTH: In 1985, he joined … Read more

Arthur Mitchell: Founder of the Dance Theatre of Harlem

Dance Theatre of Harlem was co founded by Arthur Mitchell and Karel Shook in 1969 Arthur Mitchell was spurred on by Martin Luther King’s asassination to create DTH for the people of Harlem. DTH now has both a school and … Read more