City Hall Reception

Alumnus Robert Artis
Master Drummer

The Arthur Hall Afro American Dance Ensemble Alumni
StarSpirit International, Inc.
The Asona Aberade Shrine, Inc.
The National Comprehensive Center for Fathers, Inc.

Commemorate the Legacy of
Arthur Lee Hall
(1934 - 2000)

Friday, June 10, 2011
City Hall of Philadelphia
Mayor's Conversation Room

Welcome and Introductions
Nana Kofi Asante - Master of Ceremonies

Nasir Dickerson, Kora Player
Universal African Dance and Drum Ensemble

Pouring of Libation
Nana Korantema Ayeboafo

Remarks and Citations
Representative Curtis Thomas
Councilman Daryl Clarke
State Senator Shirley Kitchen
Dance Ensemble Alumna
Karen Warrington
Director of Communications
Congressman Robert A. Brady
1st District of Pennsylvania

Screening of digital video

Arthur Hall
Renaissance on Sacred Ground

(2011, 15:00 minutes, color and black & white)
Composed of materials from the Arthur Hall Collection
Nana Korantema Ayeboafo, narrator
Bruce Williams, producer and editor

Introduction by
Curtis Brown, Founder and Executive Director
Minority Arts Resource Council, sponsor of
Arthur Hall's last official visit and
performance in Philadelphia in July, 1993

Jessica Lautin Photograph

The African Water Project
Nana Ohemaa Agyiriwa II
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Arthur Hall Historical Marker
June 11, 2011

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