Misty Copeland

Ballerina    Misty Copeland is an accomplished American ballet dancer and the third African-American female soloist to perform for the American Ballet Theater (ABT). She is known for her classical style although she's embraced contemporary dance in recent years. The California native has been the face of numerous ad campaigns and worked with artists like Ne-Yo and Prince, including starring in his video "Crimson and Clover."

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Star Gazing: Michelle Obama Honors Young Artists and the Arts

First Lady Michelle Obama presents National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Awards.

#Healthies: Celebrity Fitness on Instagram

Bria Murphy, Naturi Naughton and more show us how they keep it right and tight.

Commentary: The Beauty in Having the Wrong Body

Misty Copeland’s powerful reminder that we’re amazing no matter what anyone says.

#SHINESTRONG: Breaking Barriers

These women are changing the world, one day at a time.

B* Real: Misty Copeland: ‘You Can’t Do It on Your Own’

The historic ballerina talks mentorship and role models. (4/22/2014)

Black Girls Rock: Black Girls Rock! 2013 Full Show

Phenomenal women, must-see performances and more! (11/4/2013)
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