Valerie Gladstone



May 20 2011 4:28 PM
Each May, the wildly popular DanceAfrica in Brooklyn, N.Y., showcases the best African music, dance, film and eats from around the world.
Jan. 5 2011 12:39 AM
After 21 years with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, renowned director Judith Jamison is saying farewell. She spoke to The Root about some of her greatest moments, challenges and accomplishments.
Nov. 3 2010 7:15 PM
The creators of Chicago and Cabaret marry music and minstrelsy with the troubled history of nine young black men falsely accused of rape in 1930s Alabama -- with disturbing results.