Reverend Dr. James Forbes​

Internationally acclaimed dancer and choreographer and the founder of Dance Theater of Harlem, Arthur Mitchell passed away on September 19th at age 84. His memorial service was held on December 3rd at New York’s Riverside Church.

Reverend Dr. James Alexander Forbes Jr. the Senior Minister Emeritus of the Riverside Church delivered Arthur Mitchell’s eulogy at Mitchell’s home going service in December. He shares his memories of the service and talks about Mr. Mitchell’s legacy.

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