• Episode 3: Misty Copeland

  • By: Common
  • Narrated by: Common
  • Nov 19 2020
  • Length: 42 mins
  • Podcast

Listen with a free trial

One credit a month, good for any title to download and keep.
Unlimited listening to the Plus Catalogue - thousands of select Audible Originals, podcasts and audiobooks.
Exclusive member-only deals.
No commitment - cancel anytime.
  • Summary

  • Can art get you closer to God? Superstar ballerina Misty Copeland has danced alongside pop stars Prince and Taylor Swift, and is the first Black principal dancer in the history of the American Ballet Theater. Copeland and Common discuss how to find your authentic voice in your work, the cultural history of Black women’s bodies and why making mistakes can set you free.
    ©2020 Audible Originals, LLC (P)2020 Audible Originals, LLC
    Show More Show Less

What listeners say about Episode 3: Misty Copeland

Average customer ratings

Reviews - Please select the tabs below to change the source of reviews.

No Reviews are Available
Sort by:
Filter by:
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars
Profile Image for Kitty T
  • Kitty T
  • 03-12-20

Breakout Star

Misty found her voice with dancing. I Loved that through music she was able to overcome. We as Black Women are more than full hips. I did dance as a child but was told I did not have the body type and I stopped. .