ABT Project Plié
ABT Vimeo video on Project Plié, an effort to increase ballet diversity:
The NBC Today Show featured Misty Copeland on the project.
New York Artists for the Philippines
New York City Ballet Principal Dancer Ashley Bouder is producing a December 30 benefit performance and silent auction supporting the World Food Programme’s efforts in the Philippines after typhoon Haiyan. Scheduled to perform are ABT dancers Stella Abrera, Isaballa Boylston, and James Whiteside; New York City Ballet dancers Ashley Bouder, Anthony Huxley, Lauren King, Georgina Pazcoguin, Amar Ramasar. Admission is a $50 donation and donation receipt must be provided at the door. With only 180 seats, this should sell out quickly. Hat Tip: Haglund.