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Tavis Smiley interview

19 Sep, 2014

Copeland discusses her life as a ballerina and the boundaries she breaks daily in this interview for PBS.

Ballet found me, I guess you could say. I was discovered by a teacher in middle school. I always danced my whole life. I never had any training, never was exposed to seeing dance, but I always had something inside of me. I would love to choreograph and dance around.

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