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Misty Copeland on racial discrimination

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Misty Copeland on Changing the Face of Ballet | Time 100 | Time

I never thought I could make a career out of something I enjoyed doing something I was passionate about, something that gave me a voice, says Misty Copeland, who is one of the first African Americans to be a soloist with American Ballet Theatre.

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"I Will What I Want:" How Misty Copeland Beat the Ballet Odds

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Misty Copeland, Offstage

American Ballet Theatre’s first black principal dancer shares her life story with students.

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How Misty Copeland Broke Ballet Glass Ceiling and Became a Vehicle for Change | Glamour

In 2015, Misty Copeland was promoted to principal dancer at American Ballet Theatre, becoming the first Black American ballerina to do so and the elite classical company’s 75-year history. Misty sheds light on beating all odds through a difficult upbringing and learning ballet at 13 years old.

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Misty Copeland Says Ballet Industry Is ‘Extremely Behind’ on Racial Equality, Justice

Misty Copeland is speaking out about racial injustice and inequality in ballet.

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DCN Presents an Interview with Ballerina Misty Copeland at Halcyon Stage, 1/24/17

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How Misty Copeland Made It in Ballet, and Her Junk Food Guilty Pleasure

The American Ballet Theatre's first African-American principal dancer says she was often discouraged from following her dream.

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Barack Obama and Misty Copeland on Race, Body Image, and Staying Humble | The Influencers | TIME

Former President Barack Obama and prima ballerina Misty Copeland sit down together to discuss race, body image, and how they stay humble.

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Misty Copeland—Breaking Representation Barriers in Ballet | The Daily Social Distancing Show

Misty Copeland talks about paving the way for more diversity in ballet, writing the children’s book “Bunheads,” collaborating with Prince and keeping dance alive during the pandemic.

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Misty Copeland Pt. II

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