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Black History Month: Misty Copeland, Principal Dancer, American Ballet Theatre

28 days of modern black history makers

Misty Copeland makes headlines and history as the first African American female principal dancer with…

By Safon Floyd

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Misty Copeland Named First African American Principal Dancer at American Ballet Theater

The star ballerina takes the lead

Ballerina Misty Copeland became the first African American female principal dancer in the company‚Äôs 75-year…

By Brittany Dandy

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