Misty Copeland, the first African-American principal dancer in American Ballet Theatre’s 76-year history, didn’t want to participate in a documentary that was about only her. The resulting film, “A Ballerina’s Tale,” opens Friday at the Tivoli.
Misty Copeland, the first African-American principal dancer in American Ballet Theatre’s 76-year history, didn’t want to participate in a documentary that was about only her. The resulting film, “A Ballerina’s Tale,” opens Friday at the Tivoli. IFC
Misty Copeland, the first African-American principal dancer in American Ballet Theatre’s 76-year history, didn’t want to participate in a documentary that was about only her. The resulting film, “A Ballerina’s Tale,” opens Friday at the Tivoli. IFC

KC-born dancer Misty Copeland helps tell the stories of African-American ballerinas in new film

October 24, 2015 05:18 AM