Image of the Day – Ballet Helps Overcome Adversity

Image of the Day – Ballet Helps Overcome Adversity

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A Boise teenager is beating the odds after finding a passion at Ballet Idaho.

The 15-year-old is perfecting turn-outs and pliés, hoping for a future in the ballet — a completely different world compared to the one he was born into.

He was born prenatally exposed to drugs, and went through withdrawal as a premature infant.

(WATCH the video below or READ the story at KREM-TV)

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