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Unformatted text preview: Ringshout: first string, religious. Cakewalk: Second string, for the benefit of the audience. Minstrel performances: white people painted their faces black and did satirical performances portraying black people. Arthur Mitchell: black classical ballet dancer, started the African American Ballet School in the 1960s. Katherine Dunham and Pearl Primus Ailey (1959): created company. Michelle Nichels: Star Trek (1960s) Joins Dace Company of Harlem 1971: Starts Dance Theatre of Harlem...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course DANCE 9999 taught by Professor Chapman during the Spring '08 term at UCSB.
- Spring '08