District of Dance: A D.C. Rhythm & Blues Celebration

Monday, February 13, 2017
Author: 
Shahara Anderson-Davis

On February 26, Washington Performing Arts’ Mars Urban Arts Initiative and the 11th Street Bridge Park will host District of Dance: A D.C. Rhythm & Blues Celebration inspired by the rhythm & blues history of Washington, D.C. from the 50s, 60s and early 70s. Held at Anacostia High School from 3 pm to 8 pm, this FREE event will feature live performances, hand dance lessons and panel discussions.

“Capitol Hill residents will be enriched by our culture as we will be enriched by the cultures of the people who live west of the river.”

Bishop Hudson, Matthews Memorial Church