DC Jazz Festival and DC Place Presents The Princess MHoon Dance Project: IN JAZZ WE TRUST: Music in Motion.
Acclaimed choreographer, Princess Mhoon, presents an evening of dance works that look at the rich tradition of jazz music honoring Dizzy Gillespie and the 100th anniversary of his birth. Featuring legendary compositions of Gillespie and other jazz greats, this concert will take you on a visceral journey of timeless beauty of an era past. Recognized by Huffington Post as one of the 26 African American Choreographers You Should Know, Princess Mhoon is an Helen Hayes award-winning artist. You won't want to miss this work driven by history, politics, visual art and theater. Saturday, June 10, 8:00 PM and Sunday, June 11, 7:00 PM.