A moving portrait of Copeland that underscores her triumphs over bodily and historical limitations.
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A Ballerina’s Tale

Iconic ballerina Misty Copeland made history when she became the first African-American woman to be named principal dancer of the legendary American Ballet Theater. Get the incredible, behind-the-scenes story of how she overcame a tumultuous upbringing and near career-ending injuries to become one of the most revered dancers of her generation. More than just a ballet success story, Copeland's journey is a hugely inspirational, universal tale of perseverance.

Played at

Claremont 5, 11.07.15 - 11.22.15
Town Center 5, 10.30.15 - 11.05.15
Royal, 10.23.15 - 11.05.15
Playhouse 7, 10.23.15 - 11.05.15
Rated NR
Runtime: 84 min
Language: English
Cast: Misty Copeland