A Young, Naive Ballerina Pays Her Dues

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    Premiere: 2/8/2016

In this excerpt from A Ballerina’s Tale, Misty Copeland reflects back on her move to New York City as a wide-eyed teenager to join the Studio Company of American Ballet Theatre. “Young and naive,” she entered the ranks of more senior dancers, who delighted in teasing young starlets like Misty.

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