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Misty Copeland

This Short Film Allows Young Girls of Color to Imagine Themselves As Ballerinas

"High Above" is a four-minute short film collaboration about black ballerinas by the Dance Theatre of Harlem and India.Arie. The short and powerful cl... Read More »

11 Inspiring Quotes to Get You Through the Day

As you start bracing yourself for colder days, you may start to notice a relationship between the drop in temperature and the dwindling of your motiva... Read More »

Misty Copeland's "Ballerina Body" to Leap Into Bookstores in 2017

Misty Copeland's succe streak is no where near over. From making history as American Ballet Theatre's first black female principal dancer, to starrin... Read More »

Misty Copeland's Incredible Life Story Is Coming to the Big Screen

By Patricia Garcia After conquering the stage, Misty Copeland is now setting her sights on Hollywood. Copeland's journey to becoming the first African... Read More »

Misty Copeland Just Got Her Own Barbie Doll

By Meredith Lepore You may not be able to get to see her on the stage at the New York City ballet everyday, but now everyone can have Misty Copeland i... Read More »

President Barack Obama and Ballerina Misty Copeland Talk Race in New Video

By Jillian Kramer Barack Obama made history when he became the 44th president of the United States, while Misty Copeland forever changed what it means... Read More »

What Serena Williams, Ronda Rousey and Misty Copeland Look Like as Superheroes

This is the #SuperSquad to end all squads. This week, espnW announced the Impact 25 — a list of 25 athletes and influencers who have made the biggest... Read More »

Ballerina Misty Copeland Is Giving Street Credit a Whole New Meaning

Ballet sensation Misty Copeland has had quite the year. Fresh off the heels of being honored as one of Glamour's Women of The Year, the first black pr... Read More »

Glamour's Women of the Year 2015: Reese Witherspoon, Victoria Beckham, Misty Copeland, and More Honorees

Glamour announces its 25th Anniversary Women of the Year Awards, which will take place the evening of November 9 at Carnegie Hall in New York City. At... Read More »

7 Insanely Beautiful Misty Copeland Videos That Defy Logic

By Bari Lieberman The feature documentary about Misty Copeland, "A Ballerina's Tale," is now available to download on iTunes and is playing in select... Read More »

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