Proud Harlem ballet founder fights to keep troupe's legacy alivemore
by TYRONE BEASON
the Seattle Times
"Let's put it this way — the limelight loves me," the 70-year-old dance legend said during lunch in Seattle recently.
"We are going to ensure this legacy, so that Dance Theatre of Harlem will never, ever find itself in the same position it was in several months ago," Mitchell said of his institution, which he describes as a "miracle on 152nd Street."
The problems at the Dance Theatre stem from a combination of factors.
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