Testimonies


“This program was specifically designed for our school and each grade has a specific lesson plan with goals that were clearly targeted and achieved.”
– School Leader/Teacher, Albert Leonard Middle School

“My focus is making connections between dance and other disciplines to give children tools to interpret and relate to the world in a creative way.”
– Maira Duarte, DTB Teaching Artist

“The DTB residency accomplished the goal of engaging the community through connecting and exposing the students to new, creative expression, stirring parent involvement with the school, and engaging community support.”
– Sally Ortega, St. Paul’s Community Development Administrator

“The Dance Theatre of Harlem's school-time performance is a pivotal performance in American History that everyone should experience...This ground breaking performance left you with a positive sense for the future and hope for our nation.”
– Georgette Clarke, PS 308 Special Education Teacher

“I often struggle in school, but seeing the journey of my ancestors let me know that no challenge is too big to overcome and no journey is not without obstacles that I can't conquer!”
– Kwelyn Carter, PS 308 Student, 8th Grade

 

 

 

Adriana, from our Paterson, New Jersey Residency