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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…

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[WATCH] In Honor of World Ballet Day, Celebrate ‘Brown Girls Do Ballet’

Celebrate World Ballet Day by honoring black dancers changing the face of ballet

Celebrate World Ballet Day with a few African Americans changing the face of ballet.

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[WATCH] Misty Copeland and Yo-Yo Ma Rock The Late Show With Stephen Colbert

The dynamic duo caused waves on social media

On Monday Oct. 5, Misty Copeland and Yo-Yo Ma performed on The Late Show with…

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Misty Copeland To Debut on Broadway

The prima ballerina is taking on a new role with new challenges but she's fully aware of what it takes to succeed

Misty Copeland is prepping for her Broadway Debut August 25th in New York City.

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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…

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Director Nelson George Brings African American Ballerina Movie to Tribeca Film Festival

Director talks discovering the story of soloist Misty Copeland

African American Ballerina Misty Copeland Documentary Debut at Tribeca Film Festival in New York City.…

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Career Highlights from African Americans Who Made Time’s 100 Most Influential People

Power moves from some of the world's most influential people

Career highlights from prominent African Americans who made Time’s 100 Most Influential List.

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Some of the Best Women Endorsement Deals

These superstars are pocketing millions

These women superstars are collecting sizable checks from endorsement deals. There was Venus Williams‘s astronomical…

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Misty Copeland to Mentor Young Ballerinas in New Oxygen Series

Renowned ballerina will serve as executive producer of new Oxygen show

Renowned ballerina, Misty Copeland, lands new docuseries on Oxygen

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Hollywood Insider #3

Did you know that Misty Copeland has a New York Times best-selling book?

Misty Copeland is on a roll with a New York Times Best-selling book, “Life in…

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Ballerina Misty Copeland's non-traditional route to success is exactly the type of game-changing effect Under Armour seeks in its endorsers.

Under Armour Signs Ballerina for Women’s Brand Campaign

Misty Copeland is American Ballet Theatre's third-ever soloist

Full-figured ballerina joins Under Armour roster of athletes

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