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Spectrum Dance Theater presents "A Rap on Race"


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Part of the Ordway's 2017-2018 Music & Movement Series.

In 1970, two towering personalities of the American intelligentsia, black author and social critic James Baldwin and white anthropologist Margaret Mead, sat together and recorded a conversation on what is a defining subject of the American experience—race. Now, more than 40 years later, two contemporary artistic icons, Anna Deavere Smith and legendary choreographer Donald Byrd of Spectrum Dance Theater, re-imagine this monumental moment in history into a genre-obliterating evening of “theater for the 21st Century.”

Find out more at ordway.org/event/spectrum-dance-theater-a-rap-on-race!

The 2017-2018 Music & Movement Series is sponsored by Target.

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