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Best of Bronx: Ballet dancer Amar Ramasar

Amar Ramasar, a Bronx native, is a principal

Amar Ramasar, a Bronx native, is a principal ballet dancer for the New York City Ballet. (April 30, 2014 10:59 PM)

A Bronx native has made his way to the New York City Ballet, one of the best dance companies in the world.

Amar Ramasar was born in the South Bronx and says an uncle introduced him to ballet. He started taking classes when he was 13, considered a late age for beginning ballet. Ramasar says he wasn't too good at first, but the challenge to do better kept him going.

Ramasar quickly landed...

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