Chuck Davis claps as the African American Dance Ensemble takes the floor at the 31st annual KwanzaaFest Celebration in Durham, N.C. on Sunday, January 1, 2017. Davis is the founder and artistic director of the ensemble. He also celebrated his 80th birthday at the end of Kwanzaa celebration.
Chuck Davis claps as the African American Dance Ensemble takes the floor at the 31st annual KwanzaaFest Celebration in Durham, N.C. on Sunday, January 1, 2017. Davis is the founder and artistic director of the ensemble. He also celebrated his 80th birthday at the end of Kwanzaa celebration. Liz Condo newsobserver.com
Chuck Davis claps as the African American Dance Ensemble takes the floor at the 31st annual KwanzaaFest Celebration in Durham, N.C. on Sunday, January 1, 2017. Davis is the founder and artistic director of the ensemble. He also celebrated his 80th birthday at the end of Kwanzaa celebration. Liz Condo newsobserver.com

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