American Ballet Theatre

See Misty Copeland Recreate Edgar Degas' Iconic Ballerina Artwork

Copeland appears in the re-creations for a new Harper’s Bazaar story. 

Brown Girls Do Ballet Wants to Make More Misty Copelands

PBS is premiering the Misty Copeland documentary, ”A Ballerina’s Tale,” tonight (February 8). We talked to Brittani Marie, a former ballerina and the co-founder of Brown Girls Do Ballet, about the importance of Copeland’s success, her own struggles with racism and body image and what it will take to bring more girls of color into the predominantly White ballet world.