The Black Male Body in Concert Dance
Early Concert Dancers
Black men entered the concert dance arena in the late types stood well outside performance norms of th
19205, and the earliest dances they performed were time.
Stripping the Emperor:
The Africanist Presence in American Concert Dance
BRENDA DIXON GOTTSCHILD
everaI years ago, a student in my course at Temple
University titled Black Performance from Africa to
the Americas came up to me at the end of the rst ses-
An Unlikely Ballerina - The New Yorker
PROFILES SEPTEMBER 22, 2014 ISSUE
AN UNLIKELY BALLERINA
The rise of Misty Copeland.
Copelands goal is to become the first African-American principal dancer with A.B.T.
n a recent August after