Born to dance: Ballerina performs again after life-threatening accident – CTV Vancouver News
Last August, 21-year-old ballerina Lucila Munaretto was in a coma and fighting for her life.
But now the young dancer is back on stage, performing on Saturday for the first time since the rollerblading accident that left her critically injured just four months ago.
“I was so happy to be back on the stage… I was shaking…it was like so much adrenaline and I couldn’t control it,” Munaretto says, a huge smile on her face. “I wasn’t thinking about the accident – I was thinking ‘this is one more chance to be happy.’” Read more…