The Dallas Black Dance Theatre is one of the first professional dance companies to hold a virtual performance with paid admission to the online content. "I'm a big believer that art needs art, and so we can't stand still. We have to keep moving because the artists need it," said Artistic Director Melissa M. Young. "But then we as just human beings need it."
Noelle Walker, “Dallas Black Dance Theatre Held Virtual Performance With Eye on Sustaining Arts in Pandemic,”NBCDF News, July 13, 2020.