As a parent of a little ballet dancer, there is nothing better than watching them have the time of their life each class. But with only one short class each week, how can you, as a parent, ensure they are getting the most out of their experience? We’ve put together a list of tips and tricks to make sure your little dancer is taking advantage of every class!
Our Valpo satellite campus is now one year old! To celebrate their anniversary, we caught up with Youth Division Director Morgan Kelly to tell us all about their year.
Common thought around boys and dance says that boys won’t gain anything from dance lessons, that they will be subjected to "girly" princess games and pink tutus, or that lessons will simply be a waste of time. However, this couldn’t be any further from the truth! Ballet and other forms of dance are not just for girls; they can help girls and boys alike develop physically and mentally.
Ms. Torie explains the mechanics of a good ballet bun.
What is a ballet uniform made of? Ms. Torie explains tights, leotards, hair and shoes for girls.
Ms. Torie explains the different types of shoes used for dance.
Where do I buy ballet shoes?
If you've never taken ballet before, but you're enrolling your budding ballerina in classes for the first time, its natural to have some questions! Today's post will begin to tackle the uniform from the ground up - with the shoes.