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Ruth Zukerman Wanted To Be A Dancer | BREAKING BIG | PBS

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Ruth Zukerman’s mother wanted her to improve her posture through dance. After a childhood full of ballet and cheerleading, Ruth thought that’s what she wanted for a career. But, she soon found the world of professional dancing was tougher to break into than it seemed. Breaking Big airs Fridays at 8:30/7:30c

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Why and how did some of the world’s most influential artists, innovators, athletes and leaders break big? Talented men and women recount their most difficult, dramatic and serendipitous turning points, while renowned social psychologists connect the dots. Breaking Big airs Fridays at 8:30/7:30c. Watch episode, clips and previews at