Ballet Dancer Wendy Whelan

10/5/2018, 8:15:49 PM , duration(0:0:2)
Arts TV & Film Literature Society & Culture
Whelan danced for the New York City Ballet for three decades. The documentary 'Restless Creature,' available on Netflix, chronicles Whelan's recovery from hip surgery and her final performance with the New York City Ballet in 2014. "It was terrifying to lose that mode of expression that I was so in touch with, that I so loved, that I so cultivated for my whole entire life," she says. (Originally broadcast July 2017). <br/><br/>Jazz critic Kevin Whitehead shares an appreciation of Jimmy Blanton on what would've been his 100th birthday. Film critic David Edelstein reviews 'A Star is Born,' starring Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga.