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Ballet Is More Challenging Than Football 

Medal-winning dancer Brooklyn Mack originally got into ballet to improve his football skills, discovered dance was more of a challenge and quit football to pursue ballet. Hear more in this video or watch the full interview from Indianapolis City Ballet.

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