Misty Copeland overcame tremendous odds to land her position as a female soloist at the American Ballet Theatre (the first black woman in twenty years to do so), then recounted her story in a memoir, Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina. Now Hollywood is working on a biopic.
Dancers Misty Copeland, Ashley Murphy and Ebony Williams are on the cover of Pointe looking amazing for the magazine’s summer issue.
Now that's what we call a gala: American Ballet Theatre's 2009 Fall varietal at New York's Lincoln Center; gorgeous gowns; Iman; Natalie Portman; Mila Kunis; Emmy Rossum...and, wait, is that Adam Duritz?
Is it just me, or did a lot of the A-listers at the 69th Annual American Ballet Theatre Spring Gala, at the Metropolitan Opera House, look kind of...odd? (And yup, that's a Gerard Jones shout-out.)