Dehors, en (outward) - Illustrated Ballet Dictionary. Photos and Pictures

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Dehors, en (outward) Used to describe motion away from the front of the body. In a pirouette en dehors, the dancer turns so the raised leg rotates away from the front. In a rond de jambe en dehors, the working leg moves in a half-circle away from the front toward the back.
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