Love these #wordsofwisdom from the inspirational Misty Copeland, who just became the first black Principal at American Ballet Theate #ballerina #workingwomen
Misty Copeland was first introduced to ballet on a basketball court at the Boys and Girls Club. By ballet standards, she was too old, too curvy, and too dark to be a premiere ballerina. She didn’t fit the ballerina mold. So, she broke it and casted a new one. Pave your own path to success.
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Misty Copeland, classical & contemporary ballet dancer, prodigy & the 3rd African American female soloist (& the 1st in 2 decades) for the American Ballet Theatre after Anne Benna Sims & Nora Kimball. She is currently the only Black person in the ABT, & one of its youngest soloists. She once said about negativity & obstacles: "I'm 5'2", I started (ballet) when I was 13, I'm Black - there's so many things, but I made it happen." She is a recipient of the Leonore Annenberg Fellowship in the…
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And, something magical...Misty Copeland, photo by Richard Corman, CPI Syndication.
If you want it, go after it. Misty Copeland from Under Armor. Meet Misty in Cleveland on March 13, 2015. www.balletincleveland.org/gala
Misty Copeland; preach it girl! #mistycopeland #ballet #dance