Most Popular Ballet’s
Lets talk about some of the most popular and favorites Ballet’s of all times! Here are some of the top ones, but the list goes on on the bottom…ENJOY! Swan Lake – Music by: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky – Choreography by: Julius Reisinger “Swan Lake” was Tchaikovsky first ballet and is now a long standing classic […]
Progression of Pointe Excercises
The teaching method of pure classical ballet was founded by Agripina Vaganova but also developed by her pupils. It is a slow, safe and predictable systematic approach to ballet education. Pointe work has a systematic and sage approach of progressive exercises that will build strength. This Russian method, it is fair and safe to say that is not just another style […]
Why the Vaganova ballet method!?
The answer to this question is simple: The best dancers in the world came from this method. Mikhael Baryshnikov, Rudolph Nureyev, Natalia Makarova, Galina Ulanova, Maya Plisetskaya, just to name a few, are great examples of the success of this method. There are different types of training methods in classical ballet. Here is a Historical look and brief description of […]