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Misty Copeland breaking stereotypes from center stage

Misty Copeland changed the face of ballet, becoming the first African-American female principal dancer at New York City’s prestigious American Ballet Theatre in 2015. Copeland sat down with TODAY’s Willie Geist to discuss her journey to center stage while striving to break stereotypes. (Run time: 7:33)

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