Press Releases

 

June 5, 2017  Former Dancer Katricia Eaglin named Academy Director (PDF)

May 10, 2017 All That Jazz and Romance – 40th Anniversary Season Grand Finale (PDF)

April 21, 1017 Spring Celebration (en español) (PDF) 

April 20, 2017 DC Native 7th Season at Publick Playhouse (PDF)

April 10, 2017 DBDT Performs Easter at St. Paul (PDF)

April 10, 2017 Texas Medal of Arts Award (PDF)

March 31, 2017 Target Sponsors In-School Dance Residency Program (PDF)

March 23, 2017 Encore! showcased in Rising Excellence (PDF)

January 19, 2017 – Dallas Black Dance Theatre Selects New Artistic Director International Choreographer and Dallas Native Bridget L. Moore (PDF)

January 17, 2017 – Wells Fargo celebrates Dallas Black Dance Theatre (DBDT) during its 40th anniversary season as presenting sponsor of DBDT’s Cultural Awareness Series for the 7th consecutive year. (PDF)

January 12, 2017 – Three dozen premier and emerging dance companies from across the nation will dazzle Dallas audiences during a three­night showcase of the 29th Annual International Conference and Festival of Blacks in Dance. (PDF)

December 12, 2016 – Dallas Black Dance Theatre (DBDT) celebrates the 40th anniversary season of the dance company during its annual Founder’s Luncheon Wednesday January 18, 2017 (PDF)

December 15, 2016 – National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Chairman Jane Chu approved more than $30 million in grants as part of the NEA’s first major funding announcement for fiscal year 2017 (PDF)

December 13, 2016 – The 29th Annual International Conference and Festival of Blacks in Dance is honoring dance industry trailblazer Robert Battle, the Artistic Director for Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater when it meets in Dallas, Texas January 25-29, 2017. (PDF)

December 2, 2016 – Dallas Black Dance Theatre (DBDT) returns to New York City for a sixth consecutive year. (PDF)

November 29, 2016 – Dr. Jane Chu, chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) visited Dallas Black Dance Theatre (DBDT) as part of a two­-day tour of arts organizations in Dallas. (PDF)

November 23, 2016 – National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu To visit Dallas Black Dance Theatre November 28, 2016.  (PDF)

November 18, 2016 – The community is invited to take a peek Behind the Scenes of Dallas Black Dance Theatre’s five performing companies (PDF)

October 10, 2016 – DBDT Commissions Unique Audience Experience Using Wireless Headphones (PDF)

September 9, 2016 – 10th Annual DanceAfrica Festival and Performance (PDF)

August 17, 2016 – DBDT Celebrates 40th Season (PDF)

August 12, 2016 – DBDT Academy Fall Classes (PDF)

June 9, 2016 – Dance/USA Honors Ann Williams with ‘Ernie’ Award (PDF)

May 31, 2016 – Zenetta Drew Honored by Tx A&M-Commerce (PDF)

May 23, 2016.- Academy Spring Recital at Majestic Theatre 2016 (PDF)

May 9, 2016 – Spring Celebration Bridget L. Moore and Korean Dancers (English) (PDF)

May 9, 2016 –  한국에서온 4명의초청아티스트들이달라스블랙댄스씨어터 (DBDT)의 Spring Celebration Series 2016 (PDF)

May 4, 2016 – Spring Celebration 2016 (PDF)

April 8, 2016 – DBDT Collaborates with The Dallas Opera in SHOW BOAT  (PDF)

March 3, 2016 – DBDT Performs in Easter Service at St. Paul 2016 (PDF)

March 15, 2016 – 5th NY Season with 3 NY Premieres 2016 (PDF)

March 14, 2016 – DBDTII Presents Spring Fiesta (PDF)

February 8, 2016 – Dancing Beyond Borders 2016 (PDF)

February 3, 2016 – Cultural Awareness Series 2016 3 World Premieres (PDF)

February 1, 2016 – Cultural Awareness 2016 DBDT Alumni among Choreographers (PDF)

January 1, 2016 – DBDT Performing in IABD Denver, CO 2016 (PDF)

December 16, 2015 – Founder’s Luncheon Honorees Announced 2015 (PDF)

December 11, 2015 – Founder’s Luncheon Marks 20 Years general (PDF)

November 13, 2015 – Behind the Scenes of Dance Performance 2015 (PDF)

November 11, 2015 – Holiday & Dance Experience Black on Black 2015 (PDF)

November 11, 2015 – Touring Belize and Mexico November 2015 (PDF)

November 2, 2015 – DBDT Gives Supporters Standing Ovation 2015 (PDF)

October 23, 2015 – Director’s choice Choreographer Hope Boykin 2015 (PDF)

October 16, 2015 – Director’s Choice Master Choreographers Open 39th Season 2015

September 15, 2015 – DBDT Selected as grantee of Bloomberg Philanthropies’ Arts Innovation and Management Program

September 2, 2015 – Dallas Organizations Announce Local Project Plié Initiative with American Ballet Theatre (PDF)

August 25, 2015 – DBDT Announces 2015-2016 39th Season: Vision Renewed (PDF)

May 1, 2015 – Company Closes 38th Season With New Works (PDF)

April 20, 2015 – 12th Year Partnership with Publick Playhouse, Maryland (PDF)

April 6, 2015 – Fourth New York Season (PDF)

April 2, 2015 – Dallas Black Dance Theatre II Celebrates 15th Anniversary (PDF)

February 11, 2015 – Masterworks and a World Premiere (PDF)

October 21, 2014 – A New Director – A New Series (PDF)

October 7, 2014 – Black on Black – The Choreographers Challenge Returns (PDF)

September 8, 2014 – DanceAfrica Moves to East End of Dallas Arts District (PDF)

August 21, 2014 – Dallas Black Dance Theatre Names New Artistic Director (PDF)

May 5, 2014 – Spring Celebration 2014 (PDF)

April 21, 2014 – Maryland 2014 (PDF)

March 17, 2014 – Dancing Beyond Borders 2014 (PDF)

March 26, 2014 – DBDTII – Spring Fiesta 2014 (PDF)

February 14, 2014 – New York Season 2014 (PDF)

December 19, 2013 – IABD 2013 (PDF)