Dianna ‘Miss D’ Williams Talks 2018 ‘Bring It! Live’ Tour, HBCU Pride & Beyoncé at Coachella

Dianna ‘Miss D’ Williams Talks 2018 ‘Bring It! Live’ Tour, HBCU Pride & Beyoncé at Coachella

by Jessica Bennett   Jul 02, 2018

Your favorite hip-hop majorettes are coming to a city near you! The Dancing Dolls of Lifetime’s Bring It! are taking their special brand of death-defying... Read More

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Alvin Ailey Dancers Protest for Higher Wages

by Jessica Bennett   May 29, 2018

Alvin Ailey is one of the biggest dance companies in the world, but dancers for the organization still feel as if they’re being paid... Read More

Best Dad Ever! Father Makes Daughter Super Proud at Homecoming

Best Dad Ever! Father Makes Daughter Super Proud at Homecoming

by Shantell E. Jamison   Oct 23, 2017

Cool dad alert! We are smack dab in the middle of homecoming season, and no matter if you’re still in college, just graduated or are... Read More

‘Moonlight’ in Motion by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

‘Moonlight’ in Motion by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

by LaToya Cross   Feb 15, 2017

Watch: The award-winning film receives the dance treatment in this beautifully choreographed tribute Read More

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Alvin Ailey’s Hope Boykin on How MLK Inspired Her New Work

by Erickka Sy Savané   Dec 01, 2016

Two years ago, Hope Boykin, the powerhouse dancer and choreographer who has been a member of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater for the... Read More

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Choreographer Camille A. Brown Explores the History of Black Social Dances

by Britni Danielle   Sep 28, 2016

There’s no denying that dance is an integral part of the Black experience that ties people of African descent together across the diaspora. With... Read More

WATCH: Mashup of Drake’s Hotline Bling

WATCH: Mashup of Drake’s Hotline Bling

by #teamEBONY   Oct 20, 2015

Hmmmm… Drake's dancing in that Hotline Bling video reminded us of a few things. Check out our mash-up. (Sorry, Six God!) Read More

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Choreographer Wants You to Dance to ‘Hip Hop In Heels’

by Alisha Tillery   Feb 12, 2014

High heels often get a bad rap for their health effects, but choreographer and international dance competition judge, Brandee Evans is showing women that... Read More

Washington Ballet Brooklyn Mack

Brooklyn Mack Brings Black Boy Magic to Ballet
[INTERVIEW]

by Helena Andrews   Feb 04, 2014

Brooklyn Mack has a dislocated toe. But you’d never know it. Always the Southern gentleman, Mack stands up when a lady enters the room... Read More