Misty Copeland

Misty Copeland is stunning in her latest editorials for both Variety and Essence Magazine.

Time Magazine brought prima ballerina Misty Copeland and President Barack Obama together during Women’s History Month and the results were pretty amazing. The two, who…

President Barack Obama has never been shy about his adoration for First Lady Michelle Obama and expressed more of that loving sentiment in an interview with TIME magazine. Joining the President was American Ballet Theater’s first Black principal dancer, Misty Copeland for a frank discussion on race, gender, body image and much more. TIME’s Maya Rhodan […]

Grammy-nominated singer Andra Day lends her powerful vocals to ESPN’s “Rise Up: A SportsCenter Special.” The one-hour long special looks at prominent black athletes and their personal experiences with…

Stephanie Kurlow,14, is a Muslim ballerina in Sydney, Australia.The teen wants to be the first professional ballerina to perform in a hijab

Ontario-bred ballerina Katlyn Addison became the third Black dancer to play the role of the Sugar Plum Fairy in Ballet West’s Nutcracker production.

Misty Copeland was honored by having a street named after her in LA.

It’s time to bid farewell to 2015 and while it may have been tumultuous, one thing is for sure: this was an EPIC year for Black women.

Presents aren’t the only things we’ll be wrapping up this month. As the holiday season winds down, we find ourselves closer to polishing off another calendar year. It’s time to bid farewell to 2015 and while it may have been tumultuous, one thing is for sure: this was an EPIC year for Black women. From […]

Eight-year-old N’gegha Che from Southeast Washington, DC secured a coveted role in The Washington Ballet Theatre's production of 'The Nutcracker.'