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Arthur Mitchell

Arthur Mitchell (Jack Mitchell / Getty Images)
Arthur Mitchell (Jack Mitchell / Getty Images)

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September 23, 2018 "Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. " - M B
September 23, 2018 "My sincere condolences to all in the name of Arthur Mitchell's family and friends. May Arthur Mitchell continue to live on in your hearts and in your memories and may you all continue to rely on God in this time of grief because He will strengthen you. Isaiah 40.29"
September 23, 2018 "Thank you for your contributions to the arts. I'm sure you had to endure some discomfort to pave a friendlier path for us today. RIP." - Van Strickland (Fairmont, NC)
September 23, 2018 "So sorry that I never got to see him dance! It must have been a delight to watch him float across the stage. Long live his dreams!" - Lise Danzer-Blaise (Southbury, CT)
September 22, 2018 "My life was enriched by being in a Dance Theater of Harlem audience.

Annually I made sure this august company was part of my 'must see' performances.

He now rests with the Ancestors.


From a Once Little Girl from Gary."
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Obituary for Arthur Mitchell
Arthur Mitchell (1934 – 2018) was a ballet dancer who achieved international acclaim as the first African-American principal dancer at the New York...
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