The Evolution of Misty Copeland

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Prodigy From Day One

Before beginning pointe most ballet dancers study and train for years, but after starting ballet at age 13, Misty Copeland defied odds and surprised those around her with an undeniable gift and began pointe three months after being introduced to the artform of classical ballet.


(Photo: Gregg Delman via Gilda Squire Media Relations)

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