Dance has never gotten top billing on American postage stamps. You'd think maybe George Balanchine—arguably to 20th-century dance what Picasso was to the visual arts—deserved a first-class-mail commemorative this year, on the 100th anniversary of his birth. Instead, he shares the honor with Martha Graham, Agnes de Mille, and Alvin Ailey, who collectively represent modern dance, Broadway, and the contribution of African Americans to our... More >>>