"Winner of multiple awards, Firebird is stunningly beautiful and inspiring. The text is a dialogue of encouragement from renowned American Ballet Theater soloist Misty Copeland to an aspiring young ballerina struggling with self-doubt. A powerful picture book for independent readers or an excellent choice for reading together." - Seira Wilson, Amazon EditorIn her debut picture book, Misty Copeland tells the story of a young girl--an every girl--whose confidence is fragile and who is questioning her own ability to reach the heights that Misty has reached. Misty encourages this young girl's faith in herself and shows her exactly how, through hard work and dedication, she too can become Firebird.Lyrical and affecting text paired with bold, striking illustrations that are some of Caldecott Honoree Christopher Myers's best work, makes Firebird perfect for aspiring ballerinas everywhere.
- Brand: imusti
- ASIN: 0399166157
Ballerina Body: Dancing and Eating Your Way to a Leaner, Stronger, and More Graceful You
Ballerina Body: Dancing and Eating Your Way to
The celebrated ballerina and role model shares the secrets of how to reshape your body and achieve a lean, strong physique and glowing health.Misty Copeland believes "There has been a shift in recent years in which women no longer desire the bare bones of a runway model. Standards have changed: what women do want is a long, toned, powerful body with excellent posture." In other words, the body of a ballerina. In her first health and fitness book, Misty will show women how to get healthier and stronger and how to reshape their bodies to be lean and flexible with:Step-by-step adviceMeal plans focusing on heathy fats Workout routinesWords of inspiration, including excerpts from Misty's personal journal
- ASIN: B01HZFB44I
Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina Young Readers Edition
Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina Young Readers
Determination meets dance in this middle grade adaptation of the New York Times bestselling memoir by the first African-American principal dancer in American Ballet Theatre history, Misty Copeland.As the first African-American principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre, Misty Copeland has been breaking down all kinds of barriers in the world of dance. But when she first started dancing—at the late age of thirteen—no one would have guessed the shy, underprivileged girl would one day make history in her field. Her road to excellence was not easy—a chaotic home life, with several siblings and a single mother, was a stark contrast to the control and comfort she found on stage. And when her home life and incredible dance promise begin to clash, Misty had to learn to stand up for herself and navigate a complex relationship with her mother, while pursuing her ballet dreams. Life in Motion is a story for all the kids who dare to be different, dream bigger, and want to break stereotypes in whatever they do.
- Brand: Aladdin
- ASIN: 1481479792
Misty Copeland (You Should Meet)
Misty Copeland (You Should
Pirouette across the stage and get to know Misty Copeland—the first African-American woman to become a principal ballerina with the American Ballet Theater—in this fascinating, nonfiction Level 3 Ready-to-Read, part of a new series of biographies about people “you should meet.”Misty Copeland had always dreamed of becoming a dancer, but she had many obstacles to overcome before she could reach her dream. Although she was always challenged by the things that set her apart from other dancers, with a lot of hard work, dedication, and exceptional talent, Misty has become one of the most well-known dancers in America. On June 30, 2015 Misty stepped on stage as the first female African-American principal dancer for the American Ballet Theater and made history! A special section at the back of the book includes extras on subjects like history and math, plus a fun timeline filled with interesting trivia facts about dance. With the You Should Meet series, learning about historical figures has never been so fascinating!
- Brand: SIMON SPOTLIGHT
- ASIN: 1481470434
Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina
Life in Motion: An Unlikely
Determination meets dance in this memoir by the history-making ballerina.In this instant New York Times bestseller, Misty Copeland makes history, telling the story of her journey to become the first African-American principal ballerina at the prestigious American Ballet Theatre. But when she first placed her hands on the barre at an after-school community center, no one expected the undersized, underprivileged, and anxious thirteen-year-old to become one of America’s most groundbreaking dancers . A true prodigy, she was attempting in months roles that take most dancers years to master. But when Misty became caught between the control and comfort she found in the world of ballet and the harsh realities of her own life, she had to choose to embrace both her identity and her dreams, and find the courage to be one of a kind. With an insider’s passion, Misty opens a window into the life of an artist who lives life center stage, from behind the scenes at her first classes to her triumphant roles in some of the world’s most iconic ballets. A sensational memoir as “sensitive” and “clear-eyed” (The Washington Post) as her dancing, Life in Motion is a story of passion, identity and grace for anyone who has dared to dream of a different life.
- Brand: Touchstone Books
- ASIN: 1476737991
This perky firebird ballerina doll is inspired by the Firebird Ballet. She has the classic red feather tutu look, which is made from tissue paper. A feather in her hair for a characteristic charm. Her hair appears as though it's braided in strands, then twisted into a delicate bun. Her tights are made from the fabric of real ballet tights, and her shoes are made from carefully shaped hot glue then painted a brilliant red with acrylic paint. Gold paper accent her red leotard.
- Brand: LoulaBirdArtStudio
- ASIN: B07ND59XZC
Madame Alexander Firebird Ballerina Doll
A Girl Named Misty: The True Story of Misty Copeland (American Girl: A Girl Named)
A Girl Named Misty: The True Story of
The A Girl Named series tells the stories of how ordinary American girls grew up to be extraordinary American women. Misty Copeland became the first African American Female Principal Dancer for the American Ballet Theatre, but how did she get there? A Girl Named Misty describes the defining moments that made up her childhood and adolescence with full-color illustrations throughout. In addition to stories and facts about Misty's upbringing and accomplishments, the book includes a timeline and a glossary, plus a profile of a noteworthy and contemporary American girl following in Misty's graceful footsteps to lead the way for African American women in the arts.
- ASIN: 1338193058
A Ballerina's Tale
Iconic ballerina Misty Copeland made history when she became the first African-American woman to be named principal dancer of the legendary American Ballet Theater. Get the incredible, behind-the-scenes story of how she overcame outmoded ballet culture stereotypes and near career-ending injuries to become one of the most revered dancers of her generation. More than just a ballet success story, A BALLERINA S TALE is a hugely inspirational and universal tale of perseverance.
- Brand: Ifc Independent Film
- ASIN: B0188LQ7Y0
- UPC: 030306944999
Misty Copeland: Power and Grace
Misty Copeland: Power and
Power and grace define Misty Copeland―an influential ballet dancer who has broken through difficult barriers to become the first female African-American to be promoted to principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre. Misty has proven adversity can be conquered by reaching higher and working harder to define what is humanly possible, regardless of the path one chooses to follow their dreams. In Misty’s own words, “Finding your power doesn’t have to be scary. Instead, it makes you feel in control, strong, and proud.” Through the stunning black-and-white photography of Richard Corman and Misty's own brief inspirational quotes, her message of hope, strength, and focus speaks to young girls and women. In the introduction, Cindy Bradley, Misty’s ballet teacher who discovered and encouraged Misty to develop her talent and follow her heart, gives context to the obstacles and challenges that helped Misty find her power and achieve success.
- ASIN: 0692493239
Petrushka (1948 version): Tableau III: Valse - Ballerina and Blackamoor (Lento cantabile)
Fantasy Art 8x10 Print"Firebird: Reborn"
Fantasy Art 8x10 Print"Firebird:
Title: Firebird: Reborn Year: 2008 Medium:Watercolor This piece was printed with a 7-color printing process with archival ink on nice, archival luster paper. This comes as an 8"x10" print, where the artwork area measures 8" x10" and the actual paper size is 8.5" x 11".Print comes in re-sealable clear sleeve, and is mailed in a rigid paperboard mailer for protection. Print includes title, year created, and artist name in the bottom white border. Samantha J. Decker/Samantha Jean Illustrations - All Rights are Retained by the Artist
- Color: orange
- Brand: Samantha Jean Illustrations
- ASIN: B018ZP09A2
DKISEE Indoor Outdoor Entrance Rug Floor Mat Bathmat Pink Ballerinas Doormat
DKISEE Indoor Outdoor Entrance Rug Floor Mat Bathmat
Does your rug shift and slide around when you step on or off it? And are you tired of thin and cheaply-made rug pads that don't work and breaks easily? Wouldn't it be great if we finally have a luxury rug pad that provides the most reliable and effective slip resistance for your rugs? Product Description: * Made of high quality coral velvet,which is Super Soft. * Rectangle,15.7x23.6inch(40x60cm)/19.7x31.5inch(50x80cm) * Easy to clean dirt and comfortable to walk on. Multifunction:can be used in indoors or used as bath mat * Waterproof: non-slip latex bottom line because of the back, forming with no gap, it is possible to effectively waterproof, suitable for the occasion more humid bathroom, balcony, kitchen, etc. Washing Note: * Please use below about 30 degrees Machine wash, warm, please use neutral detergent cleaning, outdoor dry, non-drying, bleaching, avoid ironing, washing the product for the first time with a little lint,it is normal. Attention: * Plastic surface to avoid sun exposure, such as frequent exposure, heat drying and viscous oil products will cause the plastic surface "sticky", "unglued", If there are other adverse conditions,please do not use. Shipping: * We usually shipped the item by USPS shipping service.we'll make sure every customer can receive produ...
- Brand: DKISEE
- ASIN: B07PLZGD7G
When I Grow Up: Misty Copeland (Scholastic Reader, Level 3)
When I Grow Up: Misty Copeland (Scholastic Reader,
Misty Copeland is one of the most famous dancers in the world. But before she was dancing for millions of fans, Misty was just a young girl who loved ballet, even though she didn't look like the typical ballerina. Learn how she made it all the way to the top in this exciting level 3 biography!
- Brand: Scholastic
- ASIN: 1338032224
Rosa and the Golden Bird (Magic Ballerina, Book 8)
Rosa and the Golden Bird (Magic Ballerina, Book
Return to the magical world of Enchantia in the captivating second series of Magic Ballerina by Darcey Bussell!The Wicked Fairy has captured the magical Firebird and stopped any music playing in Enchantia, which means no one can dance! Can Rosa free the Firebird and help her friends?
- ASIN: B0098C0NQ2
Madame Alexander Firebird Ballerina Doll by Madame Alexander
Madame Alexander Firebird Ballerina Doll by Madame
Her ballet costume pairs a red, crushed velour leotard with a red and gold flecked tulle tutu;She wears beige pantyhose and red satin lace-up ballet slippers;Her red, black and gold mask with embroidered appliques and feathers complete this look; A perfect gift for any ballerina fan;Eighty Five years ago, the Alexander Doll Company was founded on the belief that dolls should engage the imagination;It also helps in the child's psychological and educational development
- Brand: Madame Alexander
- ASIN: B01M3YXUL2
Misty Copeland 2018 Wall Calendar
Misty Copeland 2018 Wall
As American Ballet Theatre's first African-American principal ballerina, Misty Copeland is an inspiration to young women everywhere. Her stirring story of overcoming childhood obstacles transcends the world of dance, making her a role model for anyone in pursuit of a dream. The Misty Copeland 2018 Wall Calendar features all-new photos from Richard Corman's book, Misty Copeland: Power and Grace, as well as some not included in the book. They are accompanied by impassioned quotes from Misty herself that will further encourage her fans to achieve their personal goals.
- ASIN: 1449484697
- UPC: 050837401556
Allie's Ballet Alphabet Book (ballet dictionary for kids with pictures)
Allie's Ballet Alphabet Book (ballet dictionary for kids
Adorable ballet dictionary for children based on the letters of the alphabet . Includes ballet definitions with beautiful illustrations of a ballet pupil in a dance studio. This educational ballet dictionary is suitable for children from four years old. Ideal for teaching pre-ballet pupils and learning ballet vocabulary.This a great start for those budding ballerinas in the making.
- ASIN: 1530184045
My Ballerina Jigsaw Book
My Ballerina Jigsaw
Pirouettes, magic and romance – this enchanting collection of six favourite ballet stories captures all the wonder of the ballet! Each charming retelling is true to the ballet performed on stage with an exquisite 24-piece jigsaw depicting a scene from the dance. With breathtakingly beautiful artwork, this is a perfectly gorgeous book for all budding ballerinas!- Cinderella- Sleeping Beauty- Coppelia- Swan Lake- The Firebird- The NutcrackerThere`s also an illustrated quiz at the end to encourage children to look more closely at the amazingly fine details in Siân Bailey`s intricate artwork.
- ASIN: 140505395X
Firebird - Ekaterina Kondaurova
Ekaterina Kondaurova and Ilya Kuznetsov in Firebird pas de deux.
I. Stravinsky Ballet Firebird
Members of The Royal Danish Ballet, choreography Glen Tetley, Royal Danish Orchestra, conductor Poul Jorgensen
Firebird (Vishneva): Infernal Dance of King Kashchei and Lullaby
Prince Ivan summons the Firebird, who bewitches King Kashchei and his subjects to dance the Infernal Dance, and then puts them to sleep. The original 1910 choreography by Mikhail Fokine, performed by the Kirov Ballet (Mariinsky Ballet) [Théâtre Musical de Paris - Châtelet 2002 October] Firebir...