Ballet dreams come to fruition for Detroit dancer

Students received masterclass at Dance Theatre of Harlem

This is the first segment of a Local 4 newscast. Covering news across Metro Detroit, the state of Michigan and the nation. Watch Local 4 live here:

DETROIT – The Dance Theatre of Harlem has returned to Detroit after a one-year hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Local dancers that missed the opportunity to get hands-on teachings last year will now have a chance to work with the troupe that broke down color barriers.

Click here to learn more about the Dance Theatre of Harlem

Click here for more entertainment coverage.

Watch the video above for the full report.

About the Authors:

Paula Tutman is an Emmy award-winning journalist who came to Local 4 in 1992. She's married and the stepmother of three beautiful and brilliant daughters. Her personal philosophy in life, love and community is, "Do as much as you can possibly do, not as little as you can possibly get away with".

Brandon Carr is a digital content producer for ClickOnDetroit and has been with WDIV Local 4 since November 2021. Brandon is the 2015 Solomon Kinloch Humanitarian award recipient for Community Service.