Paul Laurence Dunbar: A Juneteenth Celebration

  • Location
  • Schuster Center
    • 1 West Second Street
    • Schuster Center
    • Dayton, OH

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.

Age Recommendation

All audience members must have a ticket, regardless of age. For the consideration of all patrons, children on laps and/or babes in arms are not permitted at most Dayton Performing Arts Alliance presentations.


Masks required for patrons 6 and over while in our venues.

  • Friday, Jun 17, 2022 - Saturday, Jun 18, 2022
  • Location: 1 West Second Street, Schuster Center, OH
  • Phone: (937) 228-3630
  • Time: 8:00 PM
  • Price: $26 - $85
Paul Laurence Dunbar: A Juneteenth Celebration
  • June 17, 2022 to June 19, 2022
  • Schuster Center
  • $26 - $85
  • Recurring daily