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A Ballerina's Tale - Trailer

Preview: Season 17 Episode 9 | 30s

Misty Copeland made history by becoming the first African American principal dancer with the prestigious American Ballet Theatre, considered the pinnacle of ballet in the US. A Ballerina’s Tale is an intimate look at this groundbreaking artist as she shatters barriers and transcends her art.

Aired: 02/08/16

Rating: NR

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