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Today in Black History, 3/27/2014 - In 1955 Arthur Mitchell became the first African American dancer with the New York City Ballet. For more info, check out today's blog!

Today in Black History, 3/27/2014 - In 1955 Arthur Mitchell became the first African American dancer with the New York City Ballet. For more info, check out today's blog!

Ballet, балет, Ballett, Bailarina, Ballerina, Балерина, Ballarina, Dancer, Dance, Danse, Danza, Танцуйте, Dancing

Ballet, балет, Ballett, Bailarina, Ballerina, Балерина, Ballarina, Dancer, Dance, Danse, Danza, Танцуйте, Dancing

nice motion shot, something about the energy makes me think it's more powerful - know what I mean? like it's an offensive move?

nice motion shot, something about the energy makes me think it's more powerful - know what I mean? like it's an offensive move?

This is beautiful. You rarely see African-American ballerinas, especially ones my age. I would love for my future daughter to continue ballet past her balletschool

This is beautiful. You rarely see African-American ballerinas, especially ones my age. I would love for my future daughter to continue ballet past her balletschool

It’s Official: Misty Copeland Becomes 1st Black Principal Dancer at American Ballet Theater

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It’s Official: Misty Copeland Becomes 1st Black Principal Dancer at American Ballet Theater

Janet Collins. First Black PrimaBallerina Janet Collins (March 7, 1917 in New Orleans, Louisiana – May 28, 2003 in Fort Worth, Texas) was a ballet dancer, choreographer, and teacher. She performed on Broadway, in films, and appeared frequently on television. After moving to Los Angeles at the age of 4, Collins, received her first dance training at a Catholic community center. Collins studied primarily with Carmelita Maracci, Lester Horton, and Adolph Bolm, who were a few ballet teachers...

Janet Collins. First Black PrimaBallerina Janet Collins (March 7, 1917 in New Orleans, Louisiana – May 28, 2003 in Fort Worth, Texas) was a ballet dancer, choreographer, and teacher. She performed on Broadway, in films, and appeared frequently on television. After moving to Los Angeles at the age of 4, Collins, received her first dance training at a Catholic community center. Collins studied primarily with Carmelita Maracci, Lester Horton, and Adolph Bolm, who were a few ballet teachers...

During (Watercolour Picture): This picture immediately jumped out at me for being an example of the dancer I was at the beginning of grade 9 and my first experience in the Arts Program. The black represents me feeling scared and not good enough compared to the other phenomenal dancers. The blue butterflies show the fact that I am beginning to fly, to grow and to learn. I am starting to realize that dance is not always about staying in the lines.

During (Watercolour Picture): This picture immediately jumped out at me for being an example of the dancer I was at the beginning of grade 9 and my first experience in the Arts Program. The black represents me feeling scared and not good enough compared to the other phenomenal dancers. The blue butterflies show the fact that I am beginning to fly, to grow and to learn. I am starting to realize that dance is not always about staying in the lines.

Make these cute polar bear kids craft finger puppets to go along with a favorite polar bear children's book.

Polar Bear Kids Craft Finger Puppets

Make these cute polar bear kids craft finger puppets to go along with a favorite polar bear children's book.

Love these #wordsofwisdom from the inspirational Misty Copeland, who just became the first black Principal at American Ballet Theate #ballerina #workingwomen

Love these #wordsofwisdom from the inspirational Misty Copeland, who just became the first black Principal at American Ballet Theate #ballerina #workingwomen

Black Dancer Maxi Dress                                                                             Source

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