Choreographer Jeremy McQueen wanted to create "a ballet collaborative and education vehicle which creates new, relevant classical ballet works that celebrate diversity and black history."
6. Ebony WIlliams Always en pointe, you may recognize Williams from Beyonce's iconic "Single Ladies" video. She has also
"We sincerely believe that diversifying the art form at its training level will strengthen and broaden the pipeline of future
Economic factors forced the disbanding of the Dance Theatre of Harlem Company in 2004. Now, eight years later, reading the series of pieces about the dearth of black dancers that recently ran in the UK's Guardian newspaper, it is as if Dance Theatre of Harlem never existed.