Pioneering ballet star Misty Copeland is Broadway bound~article from The Daily News

Just days after breaking racial barriers in ballet, Misty Copeland has her toes pointed toward Broadway. The American Ballet Theatre’s first African-American principal dancer is set to make her Broadway debut in August, tackling the role of Ivy Smith in…

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Misty Copeland of American Ballet Theater to Join ‘On the Town’~article from The New York Times

Misty Copeland, the ballerina who made history last week when she became the first African-American woman to be named a principal dancer with American Ballet Theater, is taking on a new challenge this summer: She is heading to Broadway. Ms….

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Additional Casting Announced for Broadway’s The Color Purple~article from Playbill.com

Additional principal casting has been announced for the upcoming Broadway revival of The Color Purple, which will begin previews Nov. 10 at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre. Directed by Tony Award winner John Doyle, the musical has scheduled Dec. 10…

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