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Dancing the Good Fight for Diversity

Dancing the Good Fight for Diversity

By Ryan Mikel, Staff Writer

April 6, 2017


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

Ballet has long been a highly esteemed art form, but it's long past time for its participants to start taking diversity seriously.

Meditation, Ballet and Theater at MLK Week

Meditation, Ballet and Theater at MLK Week

By Raven Quesenberry, Contributing Writer

February 1, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Overview of upcoming events on campus in honor of Martin Luther King week.

Dancing over acting in ‘Flesh and Bone’

Dancing over acting in ‘Flesh and Bone’

By Cece Charendoff, Staff Writer

November 10, 2015


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

The sex-infused Starz show "Flesh and Bone" stars professional ballerinas, resulting in believable dancing, but unconvincing acting.

Copeland: The changing face of the ballerina

By Katrine Pirtskhalava, Contributing Writer

October 22, 2015


Filed under Arts, Theater

Ballet embraces principle dancers of diverse ethnic backgrounds.