Misty Copeland took to Instagram on Sunday to share the news about the launch of her very own Barbie Doll. The release date for the Misty Copeland Barbie Doll is May 2, 2016
Misty’s Barbie retails for $29.95 on The Barbie Collection website.
“As the first African American female Principal Dancer with the prestigious American Ballet Theatre, Misty Copeland is an inspirational star, paving the way for future dancers all over the world! Her fire red bodysuit, with sunburst orange tulle cutouts, stretches over her perfectly poised body, while layers of red and orange tulle tease a luxurious red tail. A vibrant tulle headpiece tops off her elaborate look, adding drama and flair. The doll features a brand-new ballerina body, with a face sculpted to Misty’s likeness!”