VR Dance, MacKenzie Scott’s Grants, and Ayodele Casel and Torya Beard

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 Links referenced in/relevant to episode 68:

-France24 coverage of Bejart Ballet allegations: https://www.france24.com/en/live-news/20210613-drug-harassment-allegations-plunge-bejart-ballet-into-turmoil
-Dance Magazine analysis of Dance Data Project’s new ballet company report: https://www.dancemagazine.com/peter-martins-salary-2653301808.html
-New York Times piece on MacKenzie Scott’s latest round of donations: https://www.nytimes.com/2021/06/15/business/mackenzie-scott-philanthropy.html
-Scott’s Medium post announcing the grants: https://mackenzie-scott.medium.com/seeding-by-ceding-ea6de642bf
-Financial Times story on Boston Ballet’s virtual reality experiments: https://www.ft.com/content/2437f525-f6f7-4068-ace7-35e572e56277
-Carmela Dormani’s Dance Magazine essay on community dance in “In the Heights”: https://www.dancemagazine.com/dancing-in-in-the-heights-2653371316.html
-Ayodele Casel’s website: http://www.ayodelecasel.com/
-Torya Beard’s website: http://www.thatgirl006.com/
-Little Island website, with information about the Dance Festival and artist in residence program: https://littleisland.org/
-Lincoln Center “Coming Together: A Juneteenth Celebration” information: https://www.lincolncenter.org/lincoln-center-at-home/show/coming-together-a-juneteenth-celebration-852