August 27, 2018
International Association for Dance Medicine & Science
Guidelines for Initiating Pointe Training
The initiation of pointe training for dance students should be determined after careful evaluation of a number of f...
March 30, 2018
Leah Bueno, Dance Magazine
Save your flexibility training for the end of the day. Instead, follow a warmup that will actually help prevent injury and improve your body's performance.
June 22, 2017
Laura Di Orio, Dance Informa
... it is the old tradition of ballet that seems to make the difference between dancer and professional.
Becoming a professional dancer is like building a house from...
June 19, 2017
clips of men in ballet
Guillaume Côté - Principal of The National Ballet of Canada
Daniil Simkin of American Ballet Theatre
New York City Ballet
Mikhail Baryshnikov´s Don Quixote - (1983) -...
June 18, 2017
Clare Morehen - Principal Dancer with Queensland Ballet
When winning, beating our peers or adding to our trophy cabinet become our main priority, the potential gains of the experience are being missed... When you apply f...
By Chelsea Thomas, Dance Informa
Some call it spunk and sass. Some call it hyper-sexualization. The debate over age-appropriateness in student choreography has been a hot topic for many years. And...
Royal Academy of Dance Canada
All RAD Registered teachers hold a recognised dance teaching qualification. This means that you can be confident in their dance knowledge and teaching ability, incl...
January 30, 2017
Ballet Shoes and Bobby Pins
Qualifications of the teachers are important. Check on the studio's website and review the schools where the teachers studied. Also review the companies they may ha...
June 26, 2016
Johanna is a certified instructor of PBT and listed in the online directory.
Progressing Ballet Technique is an innovative program developed by Marie Walton-Mahon fo...
May 24, 2016
KAREN VAN ULZEN, Dance Australia
(The) problem with Youtube culture is that it is creating a generation of students who believe that competitions are the endgame of dance. They think that winning w...
December 18, 2015
Judith Burns, Education Reporter, BBC News
Unqualified ballet teachers can cause children "untold physical damage" the Royal Academy of Dance has warned. "(they) lack important training in anatomy and physio...
September 1, 2012
When is a dancer ready?
According to Tim Storey, Head of Dance at the Victorian College of Arts Secondary School, pas de deux is an absolute joy to teach and to lea...
April 6, 2010
Nichelle Suzanne, The Dance Advantage
Number one, is safety.
Is the student ready to safely work at this level?
“The bones of the foot are not fully developed, strengthened and hardened until sometime in...
IADMS - Guidelines for Initiating Pointe Training
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For the Boys!
Competitions: Good or Bad?
What’s wrong with dancing sexy?
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Ask the right questions: Choosing a dance school
Progressing Ballet Technique
The Acro Invasion
Unqualified ballet teachers can 'damage' children
When am I ready to start pas de deux?
Every ballet dancer wants to dance en pointe. But not every ballet dancer should.
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