Archive for October, 2012
My perfect weekend: Tamara Rojo, artistic director and principal dancer …
I grew up in Madrid and I took up ballet when I was five. My parents weren't into dancing but one day when I was waiting in the rain for my mother to pick me up from school, the ballet teacher suggested I should come into the gym where it was dry and warm.
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Question by SavourTheFlavour: If I were to start a beginner ballet class, would i be put in a class with 3 year olds?
I want to take ballet, and i’m 13 years old. I want to join a class, but i’m afraid if i take a beginners class i would be put into a class with 3 year olds who are beginners. Does anyone know if there are classes for ‘teen’ beginners?
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We Tried This: Body-Busting Barre
If you think the barre is for you, there are quite a few ballet-based classes from which to chose, each stressing a different level of true ballet skills. “Barre can be any number of different techniques. Every studio has their own flavor,” says New …
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