Why Misty Copeland dancing in 'Swan Lake' is kind of a big deal
Last week, the Washington Ballet announced that badass ballerina Misty Copeland will make her American debut in Swan Lake with the company in April. Misty Copeland is everywhere lately. She’s onstage with the American Ballet Theatre as only the third black soloist — and the first in two decades — in the company’s 75-year history. She’s on our television screens, as a guest judge on So You Think You Can Dance, and showing us that ballet is indeed a sport in her breathtaking Under Amour ...