11-year-old from Africa offered prestigious ballet scholarship

Thanks to a viral video of his dancing, Anthony Madu caught the eye of the American Ballet Theater in New York, who offered a scholarship and internet to train virtually over the summer.
0:46 | 08/13/20

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Hold me closer tiny dancer All right, back with our "Play of the day" and just imagine dancing in the rain, right? Is this what you imagine when you think about it? Look at this 11-year-old boy from Lagos, Nigeria doing ballet out in the rain outside of his home. This video has now gone viral. Of course, he is in a country that does not do a lot of ballet and he is in a small theater company in. This has gone viral, got the attention of the American ballet theatre, one of the most prestigious in the world. He's now been offered a scholarship to come here to new York and perform and work with the American ballet theatre. This young man, 11-year-old Anthony. Amazing. Chills from head to faux tow. Not even the rain could stop

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