Ballet Basics: Outline of a ballet class

Ballet basics: outline of a ballet class

Ballet basics: outline of a ballet class Ballet basics: outline of a ballet class It can be daunting to go into your first ballet class without knowing what to expect.  And I’ll admit, when you first start, the movements you do in class may seem a long what from what you expected to be doing.…

how to improve balance in arabesque

how to improve balance in arabesque

How to improve balance in arabesque Dancer Shana Inge. Photo by Jo McDonald. Balance can be tricky, especially in arabesque en l’air, so I thought I’d share some of my tips for maintaining your turnout, creating a beautiful line, and balancing in arabesque. 15 tips to create a beautiful balance in arabesque Engage muscles 1.…

Mardi Daniell loves her morning ballet class

Dance teacher Mardi discovered a morning ballet class to help her enjoy dance for herself again

Dance teacher Mardi discovered a morning ballet class to help her enjoy dance for herself again Mardi Daniell is the mother of three children under 8, a dance teacher, and runs her own dance studio, which keeps her incredibly busy.  She’s always thinking about other people, especially her own children and those she teaches. Like…