Juneteenth Celebration at Dayton Philharmonic Celebrating the Life of Paul Laurence Dunbar

Overview

The Dayton Philharmonic celebrates the sesquicentennial anniversary (150 years) of the birth of Paul Laurence Dunbar, acclaimed African-American poet born in Dayton, to parents who had been enslaved in Kentucky prior to the Civil War. Classical meets gospel as the DPO performs a beautiful program of music honoring the long and arduous fight for freedom.

  • Location: 1 West 2nd St., Benjamin and Marian Schuster Performing Arts Center, OH
  • Time: 8:00 PM
  • Price: $26 to $85
Juneteenth Celebration at Dayton Philharmonic Celebrating the Life of Paul Laurence Dunbar