About Dance Theatre of Harlem
The Dance Theatre of Harlem, located in New York, NY, is a dance institution with many different branches. It includes a performing ensemble, education center, and Dancing Through Barriers (education and community outreach program). Arthur Mitchell founded the theatre shortly after MLK Jr.'s assassination. It gave Harlem a place to learn about the arts and dance in particular.
The Dance Theatre of Harlem Company tours around the country, weaving diversity with strong dance talent. Upcoming engagements include New York City Center MainStage.