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ballet-third-position

A couple weeks ago I posted about the positions of the feet. Even if the feet are turned out and pointed, if a dancer’s arms are limp and boring – nothing matters. Click Here! Being a beautiful dancer is a combination of just about everything; poise, confidence, technique, and passion. By developing the technique of […]

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ballet-feet-positions

As I was doing some research this morning, I came across a great about.com article. In class each week, we are always emphasizing the constant positions of the dancers feet at any age. I understand that hearing ballet terminology can sometimes scare parents away, but this is a short, simple, and easy to understand way […]

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As I was waiting in line for across the floor in my AMAZING turns and technique class yesterday at The Pointe my thoughts were just racing with ideas for fall. I realized that working on your technique is something that is always needed. It should be consistent, uplifting, and challenging. A dancers technique requires maintenance, it’s kind of like […]