WHRO Documentaries

Dancing on the Shoulders of Giants

Special | 56m 40s Video has closed captioning.

Follow two internationally-acclaimed dance companies commissioned by the Virginia Arts Festival and the 2019 Commemoration to interpret a seminal event...the arrival of the first Africans to English North America. Go behind the scenes and witness the artistic journey of these works, from concept through rehearsal and ultimately to the stage.

Aired: 12/13/19

Rating: NR

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