ballerina misty copeland
The dancer just returned from Kigali, Rwanda, where shared her love of dance with children in the city.
Misty interpreted that encounter with so much power and grace that all I could think of for weeks afterwards was a flawless artist dancing effortlessly in this rare setting. I just couldn't find the music to reflect her beauty and make the video come alive.
I've always talked about getting out of my comfort zone as an artist. Well, this is as outside of my comfort zone as I've ever been. For the first time, I'll be singing and speaking on the stage, as well as dancing. And I've only had two weeks to prepare my lines, take vocal lessons, and learn new choreography.
One more reason to love her.
She's got style and grace.
There's no doubt this badass soloist is making history. Scroll down to read Twitter's reaction to the commercial. Move over
However, my dreams of becoming a prima ballerina ended when my body decided to change into what would serve me better for
Here's a look at a few of Misty's first promotional photos with Under Armour. Fierce! The 31-year-old star's multi-year contract
Check out Misty's cute video with Coach above and feast your eyes on the slideshow below for a look at the stunning ballerina
Misty Copeland Inspires Project Plié, A Diversity Initiative Launched By ABT To Find More Black Ballerinas
In addition to the scholarships, Copeland hopes to inspire students by showing them that someone who looks like them was
Read Copeland's full interview over at The Edit and click through the slideshow below for a look at the stunning ballerina
Need some fresh inspiration for getting in shape? Well, look no further. American Ballet Theatre ballerina Misty Copeland