America’s Black Dance Companies Struggle Through The Recession

Fifty years ago, African-American dancers were very lucky indeed if they could find any professional company that would hire them. Since then, a wealth of black dance troupes - from the Alvin Ailey company to Philadanco to Urban Bush Women - has arisen and thrived. Yet the Great Recession has decimated funders' endowments and made … Continue reading America’s Black Dance Companies Struggle Through The Recession