Tag Archives: pointe

Dancers’ Date Night: Ballet at the Movies

Mark your calendars: The Royal Ballet’s Sleeping Beauty will be broadcast in movie theaters nationwide on Thursday, March 20 at … Continue reading

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Am I Ready for Pointe?

  Nothing compares to that magical moment when your teacher says you’re ready for your first pair of pointe shoes. … Continue reading

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Limp Biscuits

“I grew up in a ballet family—my mom and dad were principals with Pennsylvania Ballet—so I found out pretty early … Continue reading

Posted in Health, Your Body

Wrap Artist

Sur le cou-de-pied (French for “on the neck of the foot”) can be so confusing. Sometimes it’s wrapped. Sometimes it’s … Continue reading

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On Balance: How to Nail Long Balances

Few things top that jaw-dropping moment when a ballerina hits a balance—and just stays. And when you’re over your leg … Continue reading

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Ballerina Blooms (March 2011)

Posted in Fashion, Get The Look