39 Of The Country's Greatest Dancers Explain Why They Dance - support ballet & the arts in your area. Oh and congratulations Misty on becoming the first african american woman principal at ABT

Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina von Misty Copeland http://www.amazon.de/dp/1476737983/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_JpEuvb0GHX8DH

In her new book, Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina, Misty Copeland opens up about her rise from poverty to becoming the first African American female soloist in two decades with the American Ballet Theatre.

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Ballerina Bucket List Raglan Tee

Ballerina Bucket List Raglan Tee

The Ballerina Bucket List Raglan Tee model has one hand with fingernail polish and one without

Misty Copeland Channels Edgar Degas - Edgar Degas Exhibition

Misty Copeland and Degas: Art of Dance

Misty Copeland

somaymalou: Misty Copeland for the American Beauty book (Photo: Claiborne Swanson Frank)

Success isn't defined by those who never fell, but by those who fought and rose again. - @Nastia Liukin #NationalGymnasticsDay

Here is a collection of great dance quotes and sayings. Many of them are motivational and express gratitude for the wonderful gift of dance.

American Ballet Theatre: A History, in GIFS | Vanity Fair - Misty Copeland

Be Mesmerized by These Incredible Ballet GIFs

#Great Chinese State Circus # "Swan Lake" #

I love this quote because a lot of boys play football and they all say dance is not a sport well here you go boys!

"Again, I'm really basic. I have some products — I think it's called Star something [ed note: it's likely the pro-dancer-loved Mehron StarBlend

Even her stage makeup consists of four main products.

That time when Misty Copeland wears your Swan Lake tutu and head piece at the Met! 😘😘😘 ❤️❤️ tutu by headpiece by me!

Tulle n Leather= ballet chic

Ballet Star Misty Copeland Talks Overcoming Racism and Body Shaming on Her Way to the Top

History making ballerina Misty Copeland @mistyonpointe first African American…

History making ballerina Misty Copeland first African American woman promoted to Principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre & her fiancé Olu Evans shows some love w/ their