By Brooklyn Reader

January 13, 2015, 2:15 pm

 

Nayilah Antoine in Restoration's 2008 Annual MLK Dance Concert

Nayilah Antoine in Restoration’s 2008 Annual MLK Dance Concert

On Saturday, January 17, the Restoration Dance Theatre is honored to once again celebrate the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with its annual dance tribute at the Kumble Theater.

This year’s performance entitled, “Destiny Y2K15,” will also usher in Black History Month with a special tribute to Carter G. Woodson, the Father of Black History Month, in the year of what would be Woodson’s 100th birthday!

Restoration Dance Theatre

Restoration Dance Theatre

Come enjoy works by Restoration Dance Theatre’s Artistic Director Karen Thornton and veteran choreographers Ronald K. Brown, Germaul Barnes, Abdel Salaam, Nathan Trice to name a few.

Join the company, as it dances alongside professional guest artists from the ChoreoQuest project in signature works by these esteemed choreographers and as a new generation of young dancers move forward to preserve a rich heritage while honoring Dr. King’s birthday!

Restoration Dance Theatre

Restoration Dance Theatre

WHAT: Restoration Dance Theatre’s Annual MLK Concert: DESTINY Y2K15

WHEN: Saturday, January 17, 7:00pm

WHERE: Kumble Theater for the performing Arts, Long Island University – Brooklyn Campus
Flatbush Ave. | Between Dekalb Avenue and Willoughby Street

ADMISSION: $20; $15 for senior citizens and students under 12; Box Office (718) 488-1624

 


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