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February 19: Today in Dance

Born Today: Lauren Anderson

Houston Ballet’s Lauren Anderson (1965), born on February 19, broke barriers even before the historic promotion of Misty Copeland (1982-) to principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre. Anderson became one of the first black principal dancers performing for a major American ballet company in 1990, dancing with the company until 2006. Artistic Director Ben Stevenson (1936-)…

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Dawn Davis Loring

Dawn Davis Loring

Dance writer and historian, teacher, and advocate. Book Dance Appreciation, published by Human Kinetics. Apple podcast - Today in Dance.