Dance Theatre of Harlem Comes to Southeast D.C.

3/12/2012, 7:02 p.m.

The Dance Theatre of Harlem Ensemble will appear in a rare performance in Southeast Washington.

The event is slated for 5 p.m., Sunday, April 8 at THEARC Theater, 1901 Mississippi Ave.

This is the company's first full show at THEARC Theater after conducting a lecture demonstration to the community in 2011, and it's one of the few professional dance concerts the theater has presented to its community since the campus opened in 2005.

Dance Theatre of Harlem is a leading dance institution of unparalleled global acclaim, encompassing a performing Ensemble, a leading arts education center and Dancing Through Barriers, a national and international education and community outreach program.

Each component of Dance Theatre of Harlem carries a solid commitment towards enriching the lives of young people and adults around the world through the arts.