KATHERINE DUNHAM Presents Her New Tropical Revue “Bal Negre” With the Dunham Dancers Singers and Musicians [ca. 1950]$300.00
[New York, ca. 1950] Vintage original program, pictorial wrappers, 16 unnumbered pages, 10 ¾ x 8 ¼” (27 x 21 cm.), minor tubbing and occasional tanning, VERY GOOD+.
Katherine Dunham was a preeminent African American dancer, choreographer, dancer and social activist. Her Katherine Dunham Dance Company was the only self-supported Black dance troupe in its time. This heavily-illustrated program was issued for one of the troupe’s many mid-century performance tours.