Tag Archives: dance

Thursday Open Thread | Doesn’t Take A Lot of Money to Become an Inspiration

Why Aesha Ash is Wandering Around Inner City Rochester In A Tutu Growing up in inner city Rochester, NY, Aesha Ash was just one of the neighborhood kids. She’d imagine people driving by, judging her by her black skin. “They’d … Continue reading

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Saturday Open Thread | A Catering Company’s Added Dance Entertainment

Killing it!!!!!!!!!!

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Tuesday Open Thread

TIME TO BRING THE HAPPY. I love (SYTYCD) So You Think You Can Dance. This season the dancers are from the younger generation, and they’re paired with SYTYCD All-stars.

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Our FLOTUS Celebrates Dance at the White House During Black History Month

  “Looking out at these beautiful, talented young women, I know that we have the power to keep reaching higher and defying the odds, and achieving those firsts, and seconds, and thirds, and hundreds, and thousands until a black principal … Continue reading

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Saturday Open Thread | Janet Jackson Week

I hope you’ve enjoyed this week with Ms. Jackson. I hope that 2016 finds Ms. Jackson in full health. I also hope she knows that she is in the prayers of her many fans that span the globe.    

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Thursday Open Thread | Janet Jackson Week

Hope you are enjoying this week with Janet.  

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Saturday Open Thread | Black Dancers Week : Misty Copeland

We cannot end Black Dancers Week without Misty Copeland – the first Black Lead Female Dancer of the American Ballet Theater. ………………………… Misty Copeland Is Promoted to Principal Dancer at American Ballet Theater By MICHAEL COOPER JUNE 30, 2015 Misty … Continue reading

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