Arthur Mitchell

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United States dancer who formed the first Black classical ballet company (born in 1934)


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The company was halfway through a stage rehearsal in the spring of 1978 when Arthur Mitchell had to relay some devastating news: "Due to severe unrest and protests from the Ku Klux Klan, tonight's performance has been cancelled.
The number of blacks in ballet history is small, but topping the list are Janet Collins and Arthur Mitchell.
Draw for the semi-finals of the Arthur Mitchell Cup: King George V v George 'A', Moseley v Kings Heath Park.
The Ford Foundation played a significant role in the founding of DTH 37 years ago," said DTH Founder and Artistic Director Arthur Mitchell.
SPORTING HISTORY: Young cricketer Doug Merryweather, far left, with Yorkshire cricket coach Arthur Mitchell, and, above right, bowls star Aline celebrates silverware success with Thornaby Bowls Club
Wallace has previous experience of Australia and was employed at Yarraman Park Stud for Harry and Arthur Mitchell.
THE final of the W&W Arthur Mitchell Trophy on Saturday October 4 will be between holders George and Kings Heath Park.
The seemingly simple scheme takes an unexpected turn when Durell and Lee John are forced to take some of the church-goers hostage, including the Deacon (Michael Beach), local pastor Arthur Mitchell (Chi McBride), his pretty daughter Tianna (Malinda Williams) and the choir director, Rickey (Katt Williams).
Myself and two friends, Arthur Mitchell and Jonny Harper, will never forget the goal he scored against Wolves in 1948 at Goodison.
I remember coming back from overseas and Arthur Mitchell, the Yorkshire coach, telling me I was too thin.
Founded in 1989 in Costa Mesa, California, plaintiff Supernova is made up of Jodey Lawrence, Arthur Mitchell, and David Collins.
Formed in 1969 by Arthur Mitchell and the late Karel Shook, Dance Theatre of Harlem was Mitchell's pledge to the community of Harlem following the death of Dr Martin Luther King.
100 Years Ago Mr F Docker (coroner) held an inquest at the Bournbrook Hotel touching the deaths of Arthur Mitchell and Thomas Rotheroe, who drowned in the canal near the Harborne Lane Bridge, Selly Oak, on Friday night.
This volume features profiles of 15 dancers from around the world: Carlos Acosta, Alicia Alonso, Rudolf Nureyev, Margot Fonteyn, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Erik Bruhn, Anna Pavlova, Li Cunxin, Gelsey Kirkland, Lazaro Carreno, Natalia Makarova, Maya Plisetskaya, Muriel Maffre, Arthur Mitchell, and Carla Fracci.