Dallas Black Dance Theatre Coming to Publick Playhouse

2/25/2013, 10:18 a.m.

CHEVERLY, MD--Dallas Black Dance Theatre returns for its 10th year in residence at the Prince George's Publick Playhouse for the Performing Arts, presenting three dance concerts and a series of other programs for all ages.

Master Classes are offered to advanced dance students on Wednesday, April 24 in modern dance, and Thursday, April 25 in liturgical dance. Each master class which costs $15, runs from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. and no observers are allowed.

A one-hour lecture/demo lead by Artistic Director Ann Williams with performances by the company will be presented to school groups on Thursday, April 25 at 10:15 am. Tickets: $7; $6/groups of 15.

The Playhouse Platinum Live series for senior citizens will present one-hour performances by Dallas Black at 12 noon on Thursday, April 25 at 11 a.m., Friday, April 26. Senior programs will include the exotic solo "Awassa Astrige/Ostrich" choreographed by Asada Dafora. Tickets: $7; $6/groups of 15.

Dance concerts will be held at 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, April 26 and 27; and at 4 p.m. on Sunday Sunday, April 27.