Michaela DePrince was born in war-torn Sierra Leone during the country’s decade long civil war. A series of events lead to Michaela living in an orphanage with fond hopes to one day become a ballerina.
Michaela was adopted by an American family who recognized her talent and determination and enrolled her in ballet classes. Today Michaela dances with the Dutch National Junior Company with the rank of Grand Sujet for the main company.
In this episode, Michaela travels to an exceptional apartment in the heart of Paris. Captivated by the beauty of the city and her accommodations, Michaela reflects on her journey and her commitment to inspiring others.