The yr 2020 dished out extra than its honest share of losses, but the good thing is, no total of tears can wash away the enduring legacy of those people in audio, movie, theatre and dance, who answered the larger calling.
In the words of baseball fantastic, babe Ruth, “Heroes get remembered, but legends by no means die.”
These days, we salute the legends.
The Nationwide Dance Theatre Company (NDTC) pressed the pause button for a second when the veteran dancer, choreographer and inventive director’s passing was announced in January right after a struggle with colon most cancers.
Frederick ‘Tippa’ Moncrieffe
‘Tippa’, a popular dancehall choreographer died of most cancers in February. He was 52.
Pre-COVID-19, reggae singer Derrick Lara, of reggae group The Tamlins, passed away in Miami, Florida. The singer and drummer had been battling lung most cancers for fewer than a yr. He