Misty Copeland

Misty Copeland made history by becoming the third African-American ballerina for the American Ballet Theatre, the first in decades. A recipient of the Leonore Annenberg Fellowship in the Arts and an inductee into the Boys and Girls Club Alumni Hall of Fame, she currently lives in New York City. Visit her online at MistyCopeland.com.

Books by this Author

Life in Motion


The Story behind Ballerina Misty Copeland's Bestselling Memoir

Go Behind the Book with Megan Reid, Misty Copeland’s editor, to learn what inspired her to publish Misty Copeland’s bestselling memoir 'Life in Motion' and how she made it happen.