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The Huffington Postfrom The Huffington Post

9-Months-Pregnant Ballerina Will Take Your Breath Away trippy, these bodies of ours :) Mary Helen Bowers (founder of Ballet Beautiful fitness company)

A Dancer's Lifefrom A Dancer's Life

Misty Copeland to star in new Ballet Documentary!

Misty Copeland made history in 2007 by becoming the third African American female soloist and the first in two decades at the American Ballet Theatre (ABT), one of the three leading classical ballet companies in the United States.

#DC is not all about #monuments and the #WhiteHouse. #Discover the #magic of #dance with the #WashingtonBallet- the #ballet company known for keeping its reputation for training and keeping top talent.

MadameNoirefrom MadameNoire

Against The Odds: How This Orphan From Sierra Leone Became A Famous Ballerina

"Michaela Deprince does not look like the “typical” 17 year old ballet dancer. At 5’4″, she is shorter and more muscular than most ballet dancers. She is also from Sierra Leone and all three of these are noted “problems” (with the admitted race and body type issues in ballet) for someone who just wants to dance. But that isn’t stopping her at all." --Madame Noire

We celebrate the female dance form so often in the non-dancing world. This is one of the most beautiful examples of the human body in male form.

"You have the wrong body for ballet." Not exactly yoga… But a very inspiring story about ballerina Misty Copeland and her perseverance.