[Dance troupe performing at Ashe Caribbean event]

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Photograph of multiple dancers onstage performing the award winning musical "Lift Up Jamaica." The actors are part of the Ashe Caribbean Performing Arts Ensemble and the musical event was held in sponsorship by The Black Academy of Arts and Letters in Dallas, Texas and was performed at the Dallas Convention Center Complex in the Naomi Burton Theatre on 650 S. Griffin St., Saturday, February 24th 2001.

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Creator: Unknown. February 24, 2001.

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Photograph of multiple dancers onstage performing the award winning musical "Lift Up Jamaica." The actors are part of the Ashe Caribbean Performing Arts Ensemble and the musical event was held in sponsorship by The Black Academy of Arts and Letters in Dallas, Texas and was performed at the Dallas Convention Center Complex in the Naomi Burton Theatre on 650 S. Griffin St., Saturday, February 24th 2001.

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1 photograph : negative, col.

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ASHE company presents “Lift Up Jamaica,” a musical which encourages Jamaicans to stop hate violence and start working together as a people to Lift Up Jamaica. This musical event was sponsored by The Black Academy of Arts and Letters in Dallas, Texas, and was held at the Dallas Convention Center Complex in the Naomi Burton Theatre at 650 S. Griffin St. on Saturday, February 24th 2001.

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  • Preferred Citation: The Black Academy of Arts and Letters Records (AR0797), University of North Texas Special Collections

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Event photographs from the Black Academy of Arts and Letters, Incorporated (TBAAL), a Dallas-based nonprofit. Some items in this collection are restricted to use by the UNT community.

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  • February 24, 2001

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[Dance troupe performing at Ashe Caribbean event], photograph, February 24, 2001; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1392046/: accessed October 24, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.