A typical ballet class usually begins at the barre. However, before hitting the barre, students should go through a warm-up and stretching routine on their own if the teacher does not include that in the regular class...
The Nutcracker Ballet has grown in popularity over the years and has become a symbol of the winter holiday season for many. The Arabian dance 'Danse Arabe' stands out with its Middle Eastern influence and haunting music...
Buying your first tutu is an exciting experience for any ballet student
Ballet begins in Italy and then moves on to France and Russia, with each country incorporating its own technique and beauty to ballet dance.
Most people have a picture of ballerinas starting training as tiny tots, but it's not necessary.
Since half a year ago, I started taking ballet lessons from a former Russian prima ballerina. I have gradually come to understand the Russian method based on the Vaganova system, which has produced so many top-notch...
Gaynor Minden pointe shoes have a reputation for being a 'cheater's shoe' - why? Is it true? Why do ballet teachers dislike them so?
This is an old article that was written by Olga Zhuravleva where he interviewed Russian ballerina Anastasia Volochkova for the magazine “Golden Time”
It's impossible to even start choosing a pair of pointe shoes until you know what shape your foot is.
Diary of an adult ballet student in Hong Kong - how it all began and how she gets addicted to ballet.
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