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Interview With The Artistic Director of The Dallas Black Dance Theater--April Berry

You know how you feel when you get something that you have wanted?  It is the best feeling.  Well I feel very good.  I was able to interview the new artistic director of the Dallas Black Dance Theater, … 1,179 more words

Lifestyle

Weekend Recap

well heyyyy, friends! hope you all had terrific weekends. i packed a lot of good stuff into mine and am thankfully not too tired today, on this sunny-and-yet-warm-for-December Monday in NYC. 758 more words

NYC

You guys, we are better and more beautiful together

On Sunday night, two friends and I attended a performance of Complexions, a contemporary ballet company formed by two Ailey alums. Of the three pieces we saw that night, Head Space, Hissy Fits, and Innervisions I honestly couldn’t pick a favorite. 203 more words

Politics

Dance: Complexions Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary

It’s not easy to sustain a dance company for 20 years but Complexions Contemporary Ballet, the dynamic contemporary ballet company headed by Dwight Rhoden and Desmond Richardson has accomplished that feat. 308 more words

Black Dance

My Class, Teacher Training, Half Marathon, Modern Dance

I have a lot to cover here, yikes! Well first, I’ll be teaching regular yoga classes! Yaaaay! My teacher who has seen my practice for 3 years now has invited me to teach at her studio, … 251 more words

Yoga

Stevie Wonder, Alvin Ailey to Receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

Each year, the White House grants the Presidential Medal of Freedom to individuals who have made major social, political, and cultural contributions to the country. It’s recognized as the highest civilian honor. 123 more words

News

Stevie Wonder, Alvin Ailey, To Receive Presidential Medal

President Barack Obama is awarding the Presidential Medal of Freedom to 19 people, including Stevie Wonder, Meryl Streep, actress Marlo Thomas, Tom Brokaw, former NBC Nightly News anchor among the nineteen being honored. 91 more words

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