Outkast’s Big Boi To Collaborate With Atlanta Ballet
Big Boi of Outkast is reportedly teaming up with the Atlanta Ballet to create a unique collaborative performance. According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, ballet spokesman Jeff Al-Mashat confirmed that the rapper is collaborating with the dance company on a new work that will run from April 10-13, 2008. Details of the performance have yet to be determined, and the rapper is scheduled to meet with choreographer Lauri Stallings today (May 1) to discuss the project. The Atlanta Ballet’s website promises a “daring, progressive, and soulful” performance that will also include artists from Big Boi’s Purple Ribbon Entertainment label.