Athletes and Artists: Sean James and Misty Copeland.

Athletes and Artists: Sean James and Misty Copeland. Dancer ARE athletes!

I love Ballet.

Misty Copeland achieved her goal of being named the first black principal with the American Ballet Theatre (ABT)

Misty Copeland: Ballerina who is black, 5'2, and started when she was 13. She is amazing and my inspiration

Anaheim Ballet: More Than Dance. A ballet video featuring special guest: Misty Copeland of American Ballet Theatre

The path to your success is not as fixed and inflexible as you think - Misty Copeland

10 Fast Facts on Misty Copeland, the First Black Female Principal Dancer at American Ballet Theater

"The path to your success is not as fixed and inflexible as you think." Misty Copeland is one glass ceiling-shattering, badass ballerina.

Misty Copeland.'The Firebird'

Prima ballerina Misty Copeland made history as the third African-American female to be named soloist at American Ballet Theatre, for her title role in The Firebird.

Make every performance, every rehearsal, every class count. Treat each like it's the last.   #dance #ballet @mistyonpointe #franciscogelladance @danceonnetwork @24sevendance

Misty Copeland- she is my inspiration. She is an amazing women and ballerina

Prima Ballerina Misty Copeland poses with other young ballerinas for Teen Vogue Good things: Her prominence, the contrast of her clothing and position to that of the other dancers, and that her sport is integrated into an environmental portrait of her. Where we could use this: When we profile dancers or athletes with cute costumes (not really a joke, Copeland's outfit here is one of the focal points).

Ballet Star Misty Copeland Talks Overcoming Racism and Body Shaming on Her Way to the Top

Ballet Star Misty Copeland Talks Overcoming Racism and Body Shaming on Her Way to the Top An excerpt from her memoir, Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina.

Misty Copeland as Clara (Nutcracker Ballet, 1994)

My favorite ballerina in my favorite production! Misty Copeland as Clara (Nutcracker Ballet,

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