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Thursdays @ DTH - Free Showings

 

 

Thursday September 18, 2014  |  6:30-7:30pm

Explore the Artistic Process in an open rehearsal\showing!

Featuring the Dance Theatre of Harlem Company, working on a a new ballet being created by Darrell Grand Moultrie

 

 

Location; Dance Theatre of Harlem

466 West  152nd Street

Price: FREE

 

Darrell Grand Moultrie is one of America's very diverse and much sought after choreographers and master teachers. A recipient of a Princess Grace Choreography Fellowship Award, he is one of the few choreographers working in the Theater, Modern, Ballet, and Commercial dance genres simultaneously. Darrell has created and staged multiple works for The Juilliard School ,Colorado Ballet Cincinnati Ballet, BalletMet Columbus, Ailey 2, Sacramento Ballet, and Milwaukee Ballet. His work has also been commissioned by North Carolina Dance Theatre, Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble, Atlanta Ballet, Tulsa Ballet, Richmond Ballet, and Smuin Ballet. He has also taught and choreographed at many universities throughout America such as Ailey B.F.A Fordham, Point Park University, CalArts, New York University, and Stanford University. This season he will set new works for Dance Theatre of Harlem, Oregon Ballet Theatre, and The Boston Conservatory.


Most recently, Grammy Award winning recording artist Beyonce selected Darrell as one of her choreographers for her Mrs. Carter World Tour. He also recently collaborated with Tony Award winning hoofer Savion Glover on a new dance project. Tony Award winning director Diane Paulus tapped Darrell to choreograph the original musical Witness Uganda at American Repertory Theater that she directed. As a performer, Mr. Moultrie was seen in West Side Story in Milan, Italy, at the world famous La Scala Opera House. He has also appeared on Broadway in the smash hits Hairspray The Musical with Harvey Fierstein, and Aida where he understudied the role of Mereb, performing opposite Toni Braxton. Darrell was also an original cast member of the Tony Award winning musical Billy Elliot. Darrell is a proud New Yorker, born and raised in Harlem. He is a proud graduate of P.S. 144, Laguardia High School, and The Juilliard School. Darrellgrandmoultrie.com