Everything About Her Was Made To Be On The Sidelines. She Defied It.

 

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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.

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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.

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A vision of grace and a stellar example of defying the odds, watch this brief glimpse into Misa Kuranaga’s life and get inspired.

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