NNPA Black Press Honors Black Leaders
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NNPA Black Press Honors Black Leaders

By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – At a reception during the 45th…

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Misty Copeland Danced Her Way to the Top
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Misty Copeland Danced Her Way to the Top

By Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. NNPA Columnist   Fighting for freedom and equality comes in…

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Ballerina Misty Copeland Calls Broadway Debut ‘Incredible’
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Ballerina Misty Copeland Calls Broadway Debut ‘Incredible’

Mark Kennedy, ASSOCIATED PRESS     NEW YORK (AP) — The stage lights have been…

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Misty Copeland Is Promoted to Principal Dancer at American Ballet Theater
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Misty Copeland Is Promoted to Principal Dancer at American Ballet Theater

  (New York Times) – Misty Copeland was fast becoming the most famous ballerina in…

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Misty Copeland’s Possible Promotion at American Ballet Theatre Is Talk of Dance World
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Misty Copeland’s Possible Promotion at American Ballet Theatre Is Talk of Dance World

Pia Catton, THE WALL STREET JOURNAL     NEW YORK (The Wall Street Journal) — Promotions…

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Kanye West, Misty Copeland & Laverne Cox Named on Time Magazine’s Most Influential People
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Kanye West, Misty Copeland & Laverne Cox Named on Time Magazine’s Most Influential People

By Veronica Hilbring Special to the NNPA from The New Pittsburgh Courier     (NNPA)…

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Who Gets To Dance in ‘Swan Lake’? The Answer is Changing
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Who Gets To Dance in ‘Swan Lake’? The Answer is Changing

Elizabeth Blair, NPR     WASHINGTON (NPR.com)—Something rare is happening in the world of ballet:…

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