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Author:  Francis Timlin [ Thu Nov 28, 2013 3:09 pm ]
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In the Guardian, Judith Mackrell writes about the challenges faced by Michaela DePrince and Precious Adams.

Guardian

Author:  Francis Timlin [ Fri Nov 29, 2013 2:54 pm ]
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In the Washington Post, Lonnae O'Neal Parker writes a feature on 13-year-old Shannon Harkins, a student at the Washington School of Ballet and a performer in Washington Ballet's "The Nutcracker."

Washington Post

Author:  Francis Timlin [ Fri Mar 07, 2014 1:52 pm ]
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In the Independent, David Lister opines about what he feels should be the redundancy of a ballet company comprised of dancers of color at the Royal Opera House.

Independent

Author:  kdl [ Wed Mar 12, 2014 1:30 am ]
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I want to add into it that Dance has no color, no face, no religion. So should one discriminate on the basis of their color and religion.
It is an art which brings people closer and lower down the proximity among peoples of different color and race.

Author:  Francis Timlin [ Tue May 06, 2014 12:50 pm ]
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Pointe Magazine's June/July 2014 cover story asks the question, "Where are the Black Ballerinas?" Stacia L. Brown discusses the Pointe article in the Washington Post.

Washington Post

Author:  Francis Timlin [ Sat Jan 31, 2015 12:36 pm ]
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Phil Chan writes about barriers to diversity for the Huffington Post.

Huffington Post

Author:  Francis Timlin [ Sun Feb 08, 2015 5:04 pm ]
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Corinne Jones interviews Michaela DePrince for The Guardian.

The Guardian

Author:  Francis Timlin [ Sat Mar 14, 2015 4:57 pm ]
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In the New York Times, Nina Siegal profiles Dutch National Ballet dancer Michaela DePrince.

NY Times

Author:  Francis Timlin [ Sat Mar 28, 2015 10:51 am ]
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In the Huffington Post, Dance Theatre of Harlem artistic director Virginia Johnson discusses Dance Theatre of Harlem's place in the discussion of "Does Ballet Have a Color?"

Huffington Post

Author:  Francis Timlin [ Thu Jul 02, 2015 11:49 am ]
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In the Washington Post, Lindsey Bever profiles Raven Wilkinson, an African American dance with the Ballets Russes de Monte Carlo in the 1950s and Dutch National Ballet in the 1960s.

Washington Post

Author:  Francis Timlin [ Wed Jul 15, 2015 10:59 pm ]
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In the New York Times, former Dance Theatre of Harlem dancer Laurie A. Woodard writes about black dancers and white ballets.

NY Times

Author:  Francis Timlin [ Sun Jul 19, 2015 6:12 pm ]
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Ellen Dunkel discusses African American ballet dancers, including Misty Coeland and Michaela DePrince, among others, for the Philadelphia Inquirer.

Philadelphia Inquirer

Author:  Francis Timlin [ Thu Jul 30, 2015 11:45 am ]
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On July 17, 2015, Carmen de Lavallade, Misty Copeland and Raven Wilkinson discussed "The Breakthrough" -- a discussion of ballet, barriers and breakthroughs. Zita Allen reports for the Amsterdam News.

Amsterdam News

Author:  Francis Timlin [ Thu Aug 13, 2015 8:19 pm ]
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In Chicagoist, Michelle Meywes interviews Erica Lynette Edwards, Joffrey Ballet's Director of Community Engagement and a member of the company for 15 years.

Chicagoist

Author:  Francis Timlin [ Mon Aug 17, 2015 9:58 am ]
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In the Washington Post, Boer Deng asks why the ballet audience is not more diverse.

Washington Post

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