Dance - Educational - Multicultural
Founded in 1988 by Donna Lewis, Eboni Dance Theatre has become a leader in dance education. Established along the same guidelines as the Dance Theatre of Harlem, Eboni Dance Theatre is a classically based company whose performances have drawn national acclaim. The company has performed throughout the region as well as at the Piccolo Spoleto Festival. CORE is the professional component of the Eboni mission. It is a company that brings professional dancers to the community in programs that draw on classical dance with a component of Afro-fusion contempsorary movement. The company regularly performs during Black History month as well as throughout the season. The company is under the direction of Jessica Peasant McNube and Nattie McNube and Mar-Rose Houey-Riley.