• 2019,  Ballet,  New Year

    My Ballet New Year’s Resolutions

    Usually, I make New Year’s Resolutions for everything in my life and compile it into one list of things I want to accomplish, become better at, or start. I’ve never made New Year’s Resolutions specifically for ballet. I’ve just said in my list I want to get better, but I don’t say how I want to achieve this nor the steps I have to take to make this happen. This year, I want to make a list of resolutions just for ballet so I can do just that and share it with all of you. I split up my Resolutions into 7 sections: flexibility, strength, health, technique, ballet class, performance,…

  • Pointe Magazine

    Pointe Magazine: April/May Issue

    I just got my Pointe Magazine yesterday. So excited!  I look forward to reading it every month. One of my favorite articles this month in the Your Training section is “All in the Details, How to break bad ballet habits” on page 60. It is a very good article explaining some of the most popular bad habits that ballerinas have. The bad habits discussed in the article are: Raised shoulders Floppy wrists Sickled feet Bent knee in arabesque The article shares great tips on how to train your body to get rid of these habits.  I cannot wait to try them out in my next class.  I think it’ll be…