The choice of the right pointe shoes is rarely an easy case. The size, the shape, and the texture are vital for a perfect fit and in order to show up the dancers' feet. Nowadays, there are too many products to choose from, which makes the decision even harder. Here are some tips that may… Continue reading How to choose the perfect pointe shoes?
Hard work that is never seen, pain that is just being ignored, the exhaustion that the audience must never receive, strength covered up by grace and all these carefully hidden behind a smile. Satisfaction because you keep getting better, joy derived from doing what you love and recognition for all that pain, exhaustion and hard… Continue reading The beauty of ballet
Photo by Jess Watters on Unsplash Every little girl has one dream when she first starts ballet classes. To dance on pointe, just like those great ballerinas she admires so much. So, teachers often have to answer questions like: -When are we going on pointe? -Why will it take so long? Etc. That makes sense since everyone gets… Continue reading When is the right time for a child to go on pointe?
Parents are often confused whether they should register their children for ballet classes or not, which is the proper age to start ballet lessons and if it could be harmful to the children's' body. Let's take it from the beginning. Ballet is a form of art that demands discipline, consistency and dedication. As a reward,… Continue reading Should my child do ballet?