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Misty Copeland Net Worth: Misty Copeland is an American ballet dancer who has a net worth of $500 thousand dollars. Misty Copeland was born in Kansas City, Missouri in September 1982. Copeland dances for American Ballet Theatre. She became the first African-American soloist for ABT in two decades and the third overall. Although she did not start dancing until 13 she has been considered a prodigy. At 15 a custody battle was fought between her mother and her ballet teachers. She ended up moving home to study under an ABT teacher. Misty won the Los Angeles Music Center Spotlight Award in 1997 for being the best dancer in Southern California. She joined the Studio Company in 2000 and became a member of the corps de ballet in 2001 before becoming a soloist in 2007. Copeland can be considered a classical ballet dancer who is contemporary and sophisticated. In 2014 has performed the lead role of Swanilda in Coppelia at the Metropolitan Opera House and the double role of Odette and Odile in Swan lake in Brisbane, Australia. She authored the book Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina in 2014.
Inspirational Quotes by Misty Copeland
I want to bring awareness to the lack of diversity in ballet, and feel like that’s a large part of my purpose.Misty Copeland
My childhood is a part of my story, and it’s why I’m who I am today and why my career is what it is.Misty Copeland
I grew up poor in San Pedro, California, sleeping on the floor of shady motels with my five siblings and not always sure when or where I’d get my next meal.Misty Copeland
I don’t eat a ton of pasta or bread. But I eat dessert almost every night, and I drink. You need a bit of balance, and I’ve found mine.Misty Copeland
There are no taking days off. There are no distractions. If I had that, I physically wouldn’t be capable of going onstage and performing live theater. It’s extremely demanding. I have to be in ballet class every day.Misty Copeland