Antonio Douthit (St. Louis, MO) began his dance training at age 16 at the Center of Contemporary Arts. He also trained at North Carolina School of the Arts, the Joffrey Ballet School, San Francisco Ballet, and the Dance Theatre of Harlem School. He became a member of Dance Theatre of Harlem in 1999, being promoted to soloist in 2003. He also performed with Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montréal. Mr. Douthit joined the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in 2004.
Misty Copeland shares ‘strength, confidence, beauty’ with fans through her 2013 calendar.....Misty has used this project to offer another angle of insight into her passion for creative expression. “I’d say there’s vulnerability in it,” she said of her essence as captured in the pictures. In addition, “There’s strength. There’s confidence. There’s beauty,” she told the Grio in a recent phone interview. These are the qualities she hopes to inspire in her fans.