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Misty Copeland Abt

This Is Why Misty Copeland Embraces Being Labeled A Black Ballerina

The Huffington Post | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 11.25.2015 | Black Voices

Misty Copeland is a black ballerina, and she doesn't want you to call her anything different. The dancer, who was named the first black female princip...

Misty Copeland: I Didn't Have 'The Means To Be Part Of The Ballet World'

The Huffington Post | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 11.24.2015 | Arts

It's no secret that dance can be a pricey hobby for young kids and the parents who foot the bill. The cost of classes, coupled with expensive leotards...

Misty Copeland's First Ballet Teacher Will Give You Many Feels Today

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 06.30.2015 | Arts

"I realized that I could put her body into positions and she could hold them and all of the positions were beautiful." Tuesday morning, the Ame...

Misty's On A Mission

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 07.23.2013 | Black Voices

Being the first black female soloist for the American Ballet Theatre (ABT) in over 20 years takes a tremendous amount of talent, hard work, determinat...