Exhibition: The Genius Of Geoffrey Holder

Published on January 28, 2017, 9:09 am
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February is Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning’s (JCAL) Black History Month Celebration Series. Join us each weekend in February for exhibits, performances, film screenings, and so much more.

The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts presents this exhibition, as part of the Lincoln Center Boro-Linc program.

On view: February 1 – May 30, 2017
Reception: Friday, February 6, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., free admission.
JCAL-Robert Miller Gallery at 161-04 Jamaica Avenue, Jamaica, NY 11432

Born and raised in Trinidad, Geoffrey Holder revealed his genius in his long career through dance, theater, film, music, and art. As a choreographer, designer, director, and actor, Holder is well represented in the research and circulating collections of The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. In this exhibition, he is honored for his career in dance and theater, his Tony Award-winning work as director and costume designer for The Wiz, and contributions to the repertory of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and Dance Theater of Harlem.

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