Ballet Pointe Shoes – What Type Should I Buy?

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Getting a pair of ballet pointe shoes for the first time is a very personal experience.  You should have the opportunity to be able to try on various makes and types before making your final decision.  The shoe needs to suit your foot type and should be able to support your foot properly.  A highly … Read more

Ballet Dancer Feet – Why Feet are so Important in Ballet

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What do people mean when they say ‘ballet dancer feet’? In ballet, when you point your foot, the line from the top of your leg to the tip of your toes must curve down towards the floor as much as possible. The higher the arch in the foot, the more aesthetically pleasing you will look … Read more

Ballet Dancing Feet – Types and Shapes of Feet

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As dancers it is a good idea to know about the neuropathy of feet and the different types and shapes of feet. Unfortunately very few of us have perfect ballet dancing feet, but we can strengthen and work towards the ideal. The foot is very intricate indeed and your two feet have one forth of … Read more