Harper Watters On Pride, Stonewall & How Dancing In Heels Kickstarted His Career

If you haven\'t heard the name Harper Watters yet, you will soon. On top of being a YouTube phenom with 157K followers on Instagram and counting, he\'s a star soloist at the Houston Ballet. His latest endeavor? Modeling in Ralph Lauren \'s limited edition Polo Pride campaign alongside Josie Totah, Gus Kenworthy, and more.\"I was ready to smize the house down,\" Watters told Refinery29 about his initial reaction to the Ralph Lauren call. \"And I was secretly hoping that I could wear a pair of Ralph Lauren heels.\" Sadly, for everyone involved, the latter didn\'t come to fruition, but Harper did show off his killer arch in a stunning photo for the brand. Wearing a pair of white leggings and a hoodie with the iconic Polo emblem rendered in rainbow colors, Harper just emanates talent, poise, and most of all, pride.Before the shoot, we chatted with the king of high heel dancing about his first major fashion campaign, his boundary-breaking career, and his experience growing up as a queer black male