Coordination in Dance and How We Can Improve on It?

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In order to improve our coordination in dance we first need to understand exactly what coordination is. So let’s start with . . . What Is Coordination? Coordination simply explained is basically the teamwork between your muscles and your conscious thoughts, to make movements possible, whether it be a familiar or a new movement. When … Read more

Best Gifts For Dancers

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Here is a selection of the best gifts for dancers that I could find. Enjoy! “Dance pretty ballerina To the sound of classical ballet Let the music inspire you And sweep you away Stand on pointe in your ballet shoes Then twirl little ballerina in your fancy tutu Feel the pride upon Mommy and Daddy’s … Read more

How To Get More Students For Your Dance School

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Because dance studios are constantly looking for ways of getting and keeping their pupils, I will explore, in this article, how to get more students for your dance school, as well as motivate existing ones. Here are some effective and creative ways on how to get new students, especially now that the new year is … Read more

Cinderella Ballet Story

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Cinderella has been a popular story for over a hundred years, but it was only turned into a ballet after 1945, when Sergei Prokofiev finished writing the musical score.  The Cinderella Ballet Story has different versions, but the synopsis below is the most popular. Fredrick Ashton was the first person to stage a full-length Cinderella ballet … Read more

How To Do A Pirouette or Even Multiple Pirouettes

How to do a pirouette

All dancers dream of doing spectacular multiple pirouettes, but how to do a pirouette – that is a good question.  Perfect pirouettes require many hours of practice and dedication. What Is A Pirouette? A Pirouette is a turn in place, on one leg en releve (ball of your foot or full pointe).  There are various … Read more

Dance Career Opportunities – What If I Am Not a Good Enough Dancer?

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As you probably know, it takes a lot to make it as a dancer, especially a ballet dancer.  But did you know that there are many more Dance Career Opportunities that are on offer for those that don’t have those perfect ballet bodies, or the skills to match. A lot of dancers would love a … Read more

How To Improve Ballet Technique

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How to improve ballet technique and having perfect Ballet Technique is a quest that all dancers are aiming for, as without good technique, your ballet dancing won’t look like it should. In this blog post, I will explain what ballet technique is and will explain how to improve ballet technique. What Is Ballet Technique You can … Read more