The Life Story of Michaela DePrince
Have you ever wanted to dance but you weren't sure if you could, think no more because of Michaela DePrince made equal rights for dancers so now you can thank Michaela DePrince.
One day a girl named Michaela Deprince went to an orphanage, because her parents were killed. Her father was killed in the civil war and her mother starved to death because of devastation. While she was in the orphanage the aunties or also known as teachers they had a rating system of 1 to 27. The number one child was the favorite and got the first choice of everything. the 27th child was Michaela Deprince got the last choice of everything.
One day a family came to south africa to adopt Michaela from the orphanage when she is was in the orphanage the family adopted her and the friend in the orphanage that she made and she was number 26 and her name was Mia.
The Bullied Ballerina
After Michaela got out of the orphanage with Mia Michela became a dutch ballerina after a lot of training and practice. When she actually starred ballet she got bullied because she had a skin disease called vitiligo which left light colored patches on her skin because she was born differently.
One day in the orphanage Michaela was in the orphanage and the “aunties” allowed the children to look at magazines, when Michaela got to pick her magazine she found one with a ballerina on it and she wanted to be just like her. After she saw the magazine she wanted to take the front cover off and she did but she didn't want the “aunties” to notice so she took the cover off and put it in her underpants because she couldn't think of anywhere else to put it.
Above all else one of the most significant things that Michaela DePrince life are when she had a speech to tell everyone that it is okay for everyone to dance and everyone should be included even African american people.
she is a dutch ballet dancer
her birthday is January 6 1995
she has 5 other siblings
she made a book called taking flight
she has a twitter account
her age is 21 right now
she was born in sierra leone
Ballerina Michaela DePrince promotes her new memoir, "Taking Flight!"
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