Black History Month Programming | 2016
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Take an intimate look at the first African American principal dancer with the American Ballet Theatre.
Explore B.B. King’s challenging life and career through candid interviews with the “King of the Blues.
Stanley Nelson tells the vibrant story of a pivotal movement as urgent today as it was then.
In Performance at The White...
Join President and Mrs. Obama at the White House in honor of the legacy of Ray Charles.
Finding Your Roots
In Season three, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces the ancestral trails of 28 new guests including Soledad O’Brien, Shonda Rhimes and more.
Discover how Fats Domino’s brand of New Orleans rhythm and blues became rock ’n’ roll.
A Southern grandmother struggles to help her granddaughter survive the health risks and social stigma of living with HIV in South Carolina.
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Black History Month Online Events | 2016
Empowering Ideas for Diversity in the Arts, enjoy the 19th Annual Sphinx Competition with Detroit Public TV!