Hiplet Ballerinas plié their way into hearts of Leon County students


What happens when hip hop meets ballet? You get the Hiplet Ballerinas.

The Chicago-based troupe performed Thursday evening at the Ruby Diamond Concert Hall as part of the Florida State University Opening Nights in Class series. But before the ballerinas’ energetic entrance on stage that evening, they took time to do a midday show for students from 12 schools in Leon County. Students from the Florida A&M University Developmental Research School and School of Math and Science charter also attended.

Read More