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Perpetual Motion: A Journey Through Dance Photography From the New York Times Archives

Six months ago, the newly formed Past Tense team began sifting through the treasure chest that is the New York Times archive, where some six million photographs are filed away. Photographs of dance quickly emerged as some of the most…

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2019 Colour of Music Festival at Duke Ellington School of the Arts

2019 Colour of Music Festival at Duke Ellington School of the Arts from Colour of Music Festival on Vimeo. ============================================================= Duke Ellington School of the Arts (DESA) joined the Colour of Music Festival in presenting The Colour of Music Festival…

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Taro Alexander, Duke Ellington Graduate and Son of Living Stage Theatre Company Founder, Returns Home to Launch SAY: DC, A Free Resource for Young People Who Stutter and Their Families

The Stuttering Association for the Young(SAY) announced today that they would be launching a new chapter of their award-winning organization here in DC this Spring with free offerings for local young people who stutter and their families. Taro Alexander founded SAY in New…

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Visual Arts Alumni – FACTION Art Projects announce solo show of Harlem artist Stan Squirewell at Gallery 8, London

FACTION Art Projects is delighted to present a solo show of Harlem-based artist Stan Squirewell at Gallery 8, London. Following an exhibition of Squirewell’s work at FACTION’s Harlem space, the FACTION team bring him to London for a display of…

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Mayor Bowser Announces Dr. Lewis D. Ferebee as DCPS Chancellor

(Washington, DC) – Today, Mayor Muriel Bowser announced that she has appointed Dr. Lewis D. Ferebee to serve as the next chancellor of DC Public Schools (DCPS). Dr. Ferebee comes to the District from Indianapolis, Indiana where he has been…

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