He even incorporated it into his wardrobe.
Sacks wondered if he might be next.
Archival footage shows one of Twyla Tharp's dances in Central Park amongst the public.
In 1981, Twyla Tharp commissioned David Byrne of the Talking Heads to write music for her.
The collaboration was "lightening in a bottle," according to Tharp.
She reportedly “couldn’t stand” the romanticized, Hollywood version of the old South.
Tyson was mindful of how she performed Black womanhood.