Deeply Rooted Dance Theatre

November 30, 2011 10:09:12 AM PST
Chicago's Deeply Rooted Dance Theatre is celebrating its 15th anniversary season with a finale featuring performances to songs by female artists born in Chicago.

It's a tribute to seven women vocalists: Mahalia Jackson, Dinah Washington, Mavis Staples, Minnie Riperton, Chaka Khan, Anita O'Day and Jennifer Hudson. Their works cover the musical spectrum of gospel, jazz and rhythm and blues.

Actress, Jasmine Guy (from The Cosby show and A Different World) serves as the event's honorary chair and will welcome the audience and stay for a VIP reception following the performance.

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Deeply Rooted Dance Theatre's 15th Anniversary Season Finale
Harris Theatre
December 9th at 8PM
Tickets start at $40