Tag: under armour

Misty Copeland Sounds Off On Gender Equality in Ballet and Gives Her Advice for Young Black Ballerinas

Misty Copeland is unstoppable this month: In addition to releasing a buzzy new line of super-pretty activewear, designed in collaboration with Under Armour, she also sat down with Refinery29 for an in-depth interview, discussing everything from diversity in ballet to her take on fitness trends like barre classes. In the interview, Copeland added her thoughts […]

Misty Copeland Times One Million

It’s always exciting when Misty Copeland pops up another video. After her first unforgettable Under Armour appearance, Copeland is featured again in a new ad campaign for the brand, “#RuleYourself.” You guys. It’s mind-blowing. Seriously. We all love to watch Copeland’s stunning développés and precise chaîné turns, but imagine what it would be like to watch millions of Mistys […]

Misty Might Be Getting a Movie!

Today in Misty Copeland Is Taking Over the World news: It sounds like the American Ballet Theatre soloist’s inspirational life story is about to become a film. New Line Cinema has optioned a biopic based on Copeland’s beautiful memoir, Life in Motion. While the project is still in the early stages of development, the team […]

Misty Copeland's Ad for Under Armour Is Everything.

“I Will What I Want” is Under Armour’s slogan for its new line of women’s performance gear (i.e. workout undergarments and clothes)—and it’s perfect. As dancers, artists and athletes (or as dancer-artist-athletes), the word “No” only goes so far. If we want something bad enough—we can achieve it. We’ll put in the extra work and […]