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“I was playing with Barbies until I was thirteen!” Misty Copeland beams as she twirls her way through the YouTube video, uploaded yesterday, announcing a new Barbie doll in her likeness, designed by Linda Kyaw. The boundary-busting ballerina gives advice for facing your fears (“Just do it!”), not setting limits on your dreams, pursuing your passions, and working hard for your success. Says the Barbie website: “As the first African American female Principal Dancer with the prestigious American Ballet Theatre, Misty Copeland is an inspirational star, paving...
“I Think If She Were a Man, She Would Have Been President” Renée Elise Goldsberry already had a jam-packed resume when she auditioned for the musical Hamilton. The triple-threat actress listed several Broadway roles, as well as numerous hit TV shows including Ally McBeal, One Life to Live and The Good Wife, among her credits. But when joining Hamilton, the juggernaut musical that has taken Broadway by storm, Goldsberry can no include another addition in her skills set: rapping.Goldsberry auditioned for the role of Angelica Schuyler,...
In the film Echo Park (out now), Sophie flees her bourgeois lifestyle and moves to LA's Echo Park, where she meets Alex, an expat moving back to London, while buying his couch. Alex shows Sophie around the neighborhood, where he is well-liked and has made even a pocket of L.A. seem like a small town community.  Because Alex is leaving L.A. shortly, the two invest in a low-risk relationship with a pre-set expiration date. As the date gets closer, the consequences of the emotional predicament...
Jillian Keenan wants us to talk, and she wants to put the conversation in motion with her memoir, Sex With Shakespeare: Here’s Much to Do with Pain, But More with Love. In 2012, by way of a New York Times Modern Love essay, Keenan, a journalist, outed herself as a spanking fetishist. It took her years to come to terms with this innate part of her sexuality and she did it with the help of the Bard. Here, Keenan spoke with us about her journey,...
Let's face it, no outfit is complete without some fun and funky flair. We've put together a list of patches, pins and pendants that will help you express yourself. These pieces range from funny to fabulous, sentimental to sassy. We've got it all. Each piece is produced by a special make who you can find online or in person at BUST's upcoming Spring Craftacular in LA on Saturday, May 7th.  Enjoy The Ride Patch, $10.00 Remind yourself to sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride with this...