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Corps de ballet dancer Kristina Lind in Balanchine’s Divertimento San Francisco Ballet. Photo © Erik Tomasson. Divertimento with the most sublime choreography ever made to music by Mozart,...

When is the right time to go on pointe? Many people  want to know when they can go “on pointe”. I will give you some helpful tips but please check first with your teacher. Your teacher has the final word. He or she sees you, hopefully; at least three days per week. Getting on pointe … … Continue reading →

When is the right time to go on pointe? Many people want to know when they can go “on pointe”. I will give you some helpful tips but please check first with your teacher. Your teacher has the final word. He or she sees you, hopefully; at least three days per week. Getting on pointe … … Continue reading →

Dancing on pointe in sand!! Edvard Grieg - Peer Gynt / Solveig's Song & Zurich Ballet

Dancing on pointe in sand!! Edvard Grieg - Peer Gynt / Solveig's Song & Zurich Ballet

Marie Taglioni (Italian, 1804-1884). Taught and choreographed by her father, Marie became renowned for her amazing pointe work & best known for the ballet La Sylphide in 1832 in which she danced on pointe for the whole entire ballet. She created a new style on pointe such as floating leaps and balanced poses such as the arabesque - also made it acceptable to dance in knee-length costumes...

Marie Taglioni (Italian, 1804-1884). Taught and choreographed by her father, Marie became renowned for her amazing pointe work & best known for the ballet La Sylphide in 1832 in which she danced on pointe for the whole entire ballet. She created a new style on pointe such as floating leaps and balanced poses such as the arabesque - also made it acceptable to dance in knee-length costumes...

This dancer didn't let her disability keep her from dancing<3  She's dancing on pointe shoes!  As a former dancer, I know it's super hard to get to that level...She rocked it!  To me this is beautiful because for someone to endure so much pain on their toes and get to dance on pointe, they must really love it.  LOVE LOVE LOVE this clip <3

This dancer didn't let her disability keep her from dancing<3 She's dancing on pointe shoes! As a former dancer, I know it's super hard to get to that level...She rocked it! To me this is beautiful because for someone to endure so much pain on their toes and get to dance on pointe, they must really love it. LOVE LOVE LOVE this clip <3

This is the real "Baby June" (from the musical Gypsy) aka June Hovick, who could dance on pointe at age 2, and performed as part of the bill on Anna Pavlova's farewell tour, where she got the name "Baby June, the Pocket-Sized Pavlova"

This is the real "Baby June" (from the musical Gypsy) aka June Hovick, who could dance on pointe at age 2, and performed as part of the bill on Anna Pavlova's farewell tour, where she got the name "Baby June, the Pocket-Sized Pavlova"

Lindsay Kemp (born 3 May 1938) is a British dancer, actor, teacher, mime artist and choreographer. His father, a seaman, was lost at sea in 1940. According to Kemp, he danced from early childhood: "I'd dance on the kitchen table to entertain the neighbours. I mean, it was a novelty in South Shields to see a little boy in full make-up dancing on pointe." .Kemp studied mime with Marcel Marceau. He formed his own dance company in the early sixties. Kate Bush and David Bowie were both his…

Lindsay Kemp (born 3 May 1938) is a British dancer, actor, teacher, mime artist and choreographer. His father, a seaman, was lost at sea in 1940. According to Kemp, he danced from early childhood: "I'd dance on the kitchen table to entertain the neighbours. I mean, it was a novelty in South Shields to see a little boy in full make-up dancing on pointe." .Kemp studied mime with Marcel Marceau. He formed his own dance company in the early sixties. Kate Bush and David Bowie were both his…

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