8 body positions in ballet

8 Body Positions in Ballet in Order

In ballet, there are eight (8) body positions that dancers…


how to do a tendu

Just Tendu It - Tips for a Perfect Tendu

Tendu is a foundational exercise in ballet, and is one of…


balancing ballet and school

Balancing Ballet and School

Whether you’re a young ballet dancer yourself, or a parent…


contemporary ballet schools

Contemporary Ballet Companies To Watch Out For

Your training might be based mostly in classic ballet. Why…


starting ballet at 30 and up

Starting Ballet at 30 Years and Older

I always admire women who start ballet later in life. For…


ballet tips for beginner dancers

Advice and Tips for First-Time Ballet Dancers

So you’ve decided that it’s time to sign up for a dance…


pointe shoes for flat feet

Best Pointe Shoes for Flat Feet

Every dancer has different feet. Whether it’s different…


starting ballet at 13 years old

Starting Ballet at 13

Following up to our post on ballet for 8 year olds, we’ve…


ballet terms glossary and dictionary

Ballet Terms Dictionary

In ballet, there are several terms that are used. It can be…


best dance movies and tv shows

20 Best Dance Movies, Documentaries, and TV Shows

Looking for inspiration to improve your own dance skills?…