Norton To Commemorate Women’s History Month With Celebration Of African American Women In Ballet, March 22
Norton to Commemorate Women’s History Month with Celebration of African American Women in Ballet, March 22
Mar 1, 2018
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) today commemorated the start of Women’s History Month by announcing her event to celebrate African American women in ballet on Thursday, March 22, 2018, at 1:30 p.m., at Duke Ellington School of the Arts (3500 R St. NW). The public is invited and encouraged to attend.
The event will include a special performance by Duke Ellington students, after which Norton will moderate a panel discussion featuring Virginia Johnson, Artistic Director, Dance Theater of Harlem; Ashley Murphy, Company Dancer, the Washington Ballet; and Sandra Fortune-Green, Ballet Instructor, Duke Ellington School of the …