15 Black Dancers Who Changed American Dance

15 Black Dancers Who Changed American Dance
Posted on 02/26/2021
Image of Black DancersFebruary is recognized as Black History Month in the United States. Since the country’s bicentennial in 1976, Black History Month has been an official designation to honor and remember the significant and immeasurable impact African Americans have had on the nation. President Gerald Ford said the annual observance was to “honor the too-often neglected accomplishments of black Americans.”

Here, Dance Informa reflects on the black dancers who significantly impacted the American dance scene, as well as the major companies who pioneered a new world where black dancers could be seen as equal artists. Read more here >>.
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