Principal dancer Geyza Pereira
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Brazil's blind ballerinas dance their way to stardom

A troupe of ballerinas has been winning plaudits in Brazil for their performances.

But what is most striking about the company, based in the city of Sao Paulo, is that it is entirely comprised of blind or visually impaired dancers.

Bruno Garcez reports.

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