Buster Cooper’s 90th Birthday Celebration
to 4 PM
909 1st Avenue , Dallas, TX
$20 - $35
One of the brightest and beloved stars in the dance community, Buster Cooper is turning 90 years young in August. To celebrate Mr. Cooper’s 90 years, Michael Jenkins and the Musical Hall at Fair Park and Dance Council of North Texas are hosting a birthday celebration on Saturday, August 31st to look back at his professional and personal milestones, enjoy his choreography in a short performance, savor the hors d'oeuvres in the M Dining room, and toast the man himself. One of the country's leading authorities in jazz and tap, Buster Cooper at one time had six former students appearing simultaneously on Broadway, two with lead roles in A Chorus Line, two in 42nd Street, and one in the Broadway Show Cats. Mr. Cooper has taught more than 200,000 students in his 55 year career, and has choreographed more than 1,700 dance numbers over his lifetime.
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Pictured: Buster Cooper, 90, front, joined in on the finale of the National Tap Dance Celebration outside of Fair Park Musical on Thursday, May 23, 2013. Photo by Rex C. Curry/Special Contributor.
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