Quotes by Katherine Dunham

About Katherine Dunham:

Katherine Dunham was an American dancer, choreographer, author, educator, and social activist. Dunham had one of the most successful dance careers in American and European theater of the 20th century, and directed her own dance company for many years. She has been called the "matriarch and queen mother of black dance".

Author Bio

  • NameKatherine Dunham
  • DescriptionDancer, choreographer, songwriter, activist
  • BornJune 22, 1909
  • DiedMay 21, 2006
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionActor; Anthropologist; Choreographer; Dancer; Music Educator