MOSCOW (Reuters) - A Moscow court on Friday annulled one of two reprimands given to a top ballet dancer by the Bolshoi Theatre after he accused it of using an acid attack on its artistic director as a pretext for a "witch hunt" against him. Full story
Burlesque dancer and part-time pin-up girl, Bettina May, recently earned the coveted "extraordinary abilities" visa. Now that she has her green card, she's pursuing her art on tour around the United States.
Virginia Johnson, the artistic director and once the principal dancer at the Dance Theater of Harlem, and Robert Garland, the resident choreographer of the company, talk with Melissa Harris-Perry about how this troupe has broken barriers and how they differ from previous companies.
Season 12 finalists and dancers perform at opening of show during the Season 12 finale of "American Idol" in Los Angeles, Calfiornia May 16, 2013. REUTERS/Phil McCarten (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT)
Dancers perform on the red carpet for the screening of the film 'The Great Gatsby' as they arrive for the opening ceremony of the 66th Cannes Film Festival in Cannes May 15, 2013. The Cannes Film Festival runs from May 15 to May 26. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier (FRANCE - Tags: ENTERTAINM