If Misa Kuranaga really listened to what her DNA told her, it would have told her she was too petite to be a dancer.
It also would have said that her Japanese features were too flat to convey the emotion needed as a performer.
Luckily, she didn’t allow what she was born with to dictate her future.
Today, she is the first ever Asian to be appointed as principal ballerina at the prestigious Boston Ballet.
A vision of grace and a stellar example of defying the odds, watch this brief glimpse into Misa Kuranaga’s life and get inspired.