68 South Pleasant Street
“The Opulence of Integrity” dance performance in Middlebury.
Friday, Feb. 26, 7 p.m., Also on Feb. 27, 7:00pm
Christal Brown’s four-movement, evening-length dance work inspired by Muhammad Ali’s career as a boxer and his life as a social activist, public martyr and human being.
Boxing’s outspoken superstar Muhammad Ali is many things – a U.S. Olympic gold medal winner, a social activist, a public martyr and a celebrity. On February 26 and 27, Middlebury College Chair of Dance Christal Brown brings Ali’s life and legacy to Middlebury’s Town Hall Theater in an original multimedia ensemble work. The Opulence of Integrity features a Broadway-caliber cast of performers exploring the inner struggle for identity faced by men of color in the United States.