S17 Ep9: A Ballerina's Tale: A Young, Naive Ballerina Pays H

Aired: 2/27/2016 | 0:02:14 | Clip
In this excerpt from the Independent Lens documentary A Ballerina's Tale, Misty Copeland reflects back on her move to New York City as a wide-eyed teenager to join the Studio Company of American Ballet Theatre. “Young and naive,” she entered the ranks of more senior dancers, who delighted in teasing young starlets like Misty.