Aug 29, 2012 (Tell Me More) — Brooklyn Mack used to dream of becoming a football player. He took up ballet, at age 12, to beef up his athleticism -- and he never turned back. Earlier this summer, Mack became the first African-American man to win gold at the International Ballet Competition in Varna, Bulgaria. Mack speaks with host Michel Martin about his life and his career.
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