How Is the Vaganova System Different From the English RAD System?
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 ballerinas on the world stage. Not that I'm a...
Types of Ballet Feet
Feet are a big deal in ballet. Students and professionals alike obsess over how their feet look, feel, and function. Who can forget the cliche image of delicate pink pointe shoes tip-toeing across the floor? Beautiful ballet feet have a reputation, but th...
Which Ballet Style do you Prefer?
There are several standardized, widespread, classical ballet training systems, each designed to produce a unique aesthetic quality from its students. Many of the systems are named after their creators.
10 The Best Healthy Protein Bars for dancers.
Sometimes, dancers simply would like a snack that is super-portable, mess-free, and nonperishable. That is wherever energy bars are available. The trick is to grasp which of them square measure most like real food: tasty, low in more sugars, and high in d...
“Bisous!”: The most memorable kisses in ballet
A kiss is perhaps the most wonderful form of expressing your love for a loved one. We want to share with you the most remarkable ballet kisses, which we remembered not only for our emotionality but without which the drama and choreography of the performa...
Where in the world is dance illegal or even banned?
How can a beautiful art form such as dance be restricted or even illegal? Well, the 4 countries listed below are just some of the places where dance is looked upon in a disgraceful way.
Ballet advised from Chad to GPT
Since AI is so popular right now, we decided to jump in and ask for advice from Chat GPT that some kids would ask from Chat GPT. What are your thoughts on this? Is this advice you would give to your child or your student?
Stella Abrera appointment as Artistic Director of the ABT Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School.
Stella Abrera, a former Principal Dancer with American Ballet Theatre (ABT), has been named the new Artistic Director of the ABT Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School. The announcement was made by ABT Artistic Director Susan Jaffe, who expressed her confidenc...
British-born ballet star unites Russian exiles in a dance of defiance - The Guardian
The British performer left Russia after 12 years and has organised a show with Russian and Ukrainian dancers to demonstrate friendship
Lets talk about pointe shoes.
Q&A with Josephine Lee the founder of The Pointe Shop. Live at Dance Channel TV Studios with Arsen Serobian. Q&A about the pointe shoes.
How Many Of These Ballet Terms Do You Know The Meaning Of?
If your score is on point, your life is on pointe!
Top 10 Sugar Plum Fairy (Masha ) from The Nutcracker on YouTube
"Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy"(Masha) is a dance for a ballerina. It is the third movement in The Nutcracker pas de deux. This pas de deux is from Act 2 of the 1892 ballet The Nutcracker.
10 Most Powerful Ballet Jumpers
Soaring ballet jumps are perhaps the most recognizable feature of the art for outsiders but also one that continues to amaze fans and experienced trainers. There are around 10 basic jumps with many different variations. They range from quick sautés to the...
What is the average weight of a ballerina?
What do you think the average weight should be of a ballerina? A man dancing in ballet raises not less than a ton for each performance, that is, he raises a ballerina about 200 times.