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Black Ballerina

Black Ballerina

BLACK BALLERINA is a story of passion, opportunity, heartbreak and triumph of the human spirit. Set in the overwhelmingly white world of classical dance, it tells the stories of several black women from different generations who fell in love with ballet. Sixty years ago, while pursuing their dreams of careers in classical dance, Joan Myers Brown, Delores Browne and Raven Wilkinson (the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo's first black ballerina) confronted racism, exclusion and unequal opportunity in segregated...
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  • program length: 60 minutes

Sunday, February 19 at 7:00 pm on 12.1


additional airdates

  • Sunday, February 19 at 11:00 pm on 12.1