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Chloe Arnold - Woman Tapper for the New Generation

So, a weird thing happened.  I was on a flight back from Atlanta and I looked diagonal from where I was sitting and there was a woman sitting there.   292 more words


Happy Feet

This morning, after very little sleep, I woke up with the closing scene from the movie “Happy Feet” in my head.  I’ll never be able to dance like Savion Glover.  63 more words

My 2am

Filter through the filters
See the beauty raw and exposed
In its vulnerability
Flickering flames
Incense burning in my bathroom sink
Can’t blink, let alone sleep… 170 more words

A Woman And A Wordsmith (Poetry)

Days of Art - #44: Tap

1. Savion Glover: Rhythm

(Did you make it all the way through?)

2. Gregory Hines: Flair

(Crappy picture quality – just listen to the riddim.) 58 more words


Audra McDonald to Star in Broadway Musical Produced by Scott Rudin

Audra McDonald, the Broadway favorite who last year notched a history-making sixth Tony win, will star next spring in “Shuffle Along, or, The Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed,” a musical that reunites director George C. 193 more words


Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater - Revelations

Recently, I had the pleasure of finally seeing the world-renowned Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater perform Revelations.

It was everything I thought it would be… except better. 536 more words

Perspective Park

Spike Lee's Bamboozled (2000)

When I was in high school, I had dreams of attending an art school to study acting and film-making. I had a thesis already picked out – “Blackface in Hollywood”. 921 more words