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History lesson

'Dancing the 20th Century' spans cakewalk to hip-hop

Claire Young assumes the persona of Carmen Miranda during a rehearsal Saturday for the Durango Performing Arts Company production of “Dancing the 20th Century” at the Durango Arts Center.

History lesson

Claire Young assumes the persona of Carmen Miranda during a rehearsal Saturday for the Durango Performing Arts Company production of “Dancing the 20th Century” at the Durango Arts Center.

If you go

The Durango Performing Arts Company and Take the Lead productions present "Dancing in the 20th Century" at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Durango Arts Center. Admission is $5 at the door. For more information, call 259-2606.

"They've been working so hard, and they're learning: It was all about education,
and the origins of these dances, and it's incredible to see how good they are."

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