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Why This "Girl in Tights" is Over the "No Homo" Defense of Ballet Boys

Nadia Khayrallah | Posted 10.19.2015 | Arts
Nadia Khayrallah

What does it say about our cultural values that staring at butts (as long as it's hetero) is considered a more acceptable motivation for boys in ballet than practicing a challenging art form?

Reviving The Lost And Powerful Art Of Men's Hula

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 09.11.2015 | Arts

The grass-skirted, bobbling dashboard decorations would have you believe that the Hawaiian art of hula dancing is decidedly feminine. History would di...

15 Stunning Male Dancers Expand What It Means To Be Masculine

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 09.05.2014 | Arts

"Masculinity as a socially constructed identity is not a stable entity, but one made up of conflictual and contradictory aspects.” Those are the ...

Male Dancers Wanted (Experience Not Necessary) (PHOTOS)

Aida Alami | Posted 08.22.2016 | Arts
Aida Alami

Last week at the New York Art Book Fair, a collection of previously unpublished photographs, taken in a strip club in New York in 1976, was presented by the French publishers Manon Lutanie and Raphaele Godin.

WATCH: If You're A Male Dancer, 'You're A Homosexual'

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

"So You Think You Can Dance" producer Nigel Lythgoe spoke at length about the reluctance many British and American men have toward dancing, noting it ...

Is Ballet Really Changing? Really?

Lauren Warnecke | Posted 12.25.2012 | Arts
Lauren Warnecke

It's going to take generations, time, creation of jobs, a different economy and a total shift of perception for ballet to take on a point of view where women are no longer the sylphs, but the ladies in charge.