The Dance World Responds to the Ukraine Crisis

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Links referenced in/relevant to episode 105:
-Lynn Garafola’s artsmeme story on Bronislava Nijinska’s connections to Ukraine: https://artsmeme.com/2022/02/24/nijinskas-heartstrings-to-ukraine-recalled-by-biographer-garafola/
-Deadline article on the attack on an Asian-American dancer in NYC: https://deadline.com/2022/02/asian-american-dancer-attack-off-broadway-public-theater-the-chinese-lady-1234960116/
-Information about how to participate in the Great Dance Shoe Giveaway: https://www1.nyc.gov/content/mfta/pages/
-Dance Teacher Award nomination information and submission form: https://dance-teacher.com/nominate-an-educator-for-a-dance-teacher-award-3/
-France 24 story on Laurent Hilaire’s resignation from Stanislavsky Ballet: https://www.france24.com/en/live-news/20220227-french-ballet-director-quits-russia-company-over-ukraine-invasion
-New York Times piece on Alexei Ratmansky’s departure from Moscow: https://www.nytimes.com/2022/02/27/arts/dance/alexei-ratmansky-leaves-bolshoi-ballet.html
-New York Times article on the Metropolitan Opera severing ties with pro-Putin artists: https://www.nytimes.com/2022/02/27/arts/music/met-opera-putin-ukraine-peter-gelb.html
-Guardian feature on British venues’ cancellations of Russian dance company performances: https://www.theguardian.com/stage/2022/feb/26/ballet-goes-on-as-uk-audience-backs-russian-dancers
-Washington Post feature on dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy’s dispatches from Ukraine: https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2022/03/02/dancing-with-the-stars-maksim-chmerkovskiy-escapes-ukraine/
-Philadelphia Inquirer story on the Philadelphia Ballet dancers who are performing together while their home countries are at war: https://www.inquirer.com/news/philadelphia-ballet-ukraine-russia-swan-lake-20220301.html