January 18, 2017 New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday by Jack Dziamba
“Misty Copeland is an American ballet dancer for American Ballet Theatre, one of the three leading classical ballet companies in the United States. Her style, grace, passion, and skills have gotten her to the top, and made her the 1st African-American woman to be promoted in the ABT’s 75-year history! ” Ovation*, May 31, 2016.
The Dance – Fine Art in the New Media
The New Media tool of You Tube has made it possible to present an inside view of Misty Copeland and her amazing career. While You Tube has be- come ubiquitous, and often taken for granted, this media has opened up the world of Fine Art, in this case The Dance, for everyone,everywhere.
The two clips in this post brings everyone into the inside world of the great ballet dancer, Misty Copeland. The second clip also allows everyone, everywhere to see the full movie from Sundance. And, of course, there are a number of other clips of Misty Copeland via You Tube.
More: Misty Copeland Dances Romeo + Juliet, Tschaikovsky Pas de Deux & White Swan at Vail Dance 2015
*Ovation is America’s only arts television network, whose mission is to connect the world to all forms of art and artistic expression.