From the Streets to the Stage: The Journey of Fredrick Davis

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"From the Streets to the Stage: The Journey of Fredrick Davis" is the story of a ballet dancer who overcame tremendous odds to achieve his dream of dancing on stages around the world. Through intimate conversations with Fredrick Davis, as well as with the teachers, family, and friends who helped shape his career, the film chronicles Fred's journey from his difficult childhood to today.

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"From the Streets to the Stage: The Journey of Fredrick Davis" is the story of a ballet dancer who overcame tremendous odds to achieve his dreams of dancing on stages around the world. Through intimate conversations with Fredrick Davis, as well as with the teachers, family and friends who helped shape his career, the film chronicles Fred’s journey, from his earliest and most difficult childhood memories to his busy life as a company member with the historic Dance Theatre of Harlem in New York.

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