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From the 12th Annual Shorty Awards

Harper Watters

Finalist in Dance

About Harper Watters

Harper Watters is the soloist and queen bee of the Houston Ballet. A breakout star in the dance world, Harper had a divine year in 2019, punctuated by a partnership with cosmetics powerhouse MAC on their "Love Me" campaign. He sat down with Refinery 29 for an insightful interview about his relationship with lipstick and heels, the latter of which helped inspire his viral fame in the first place. To top the year off, Harper joined Teen Vogue and Instagram to produce a video for their Bullying Prevention Month campaign, writing about his experience growing up queer. No stranger to slaying, follow Harper’s Instagram account to see what nearly 200K+ followers already know.

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