I got my first pair of point shoes in late June, and they're already dead. I've been practicing (safely, don't worry) semi-regularly, but I was still surprised when I realized they were already gone. They really didn't have that much time on them. I had Bloch Balance European… Continue reading
I use for a long time the Bloch Serenade strong points but I was advised to buy Gaynor Minden because the points are more resistance and durable.
Should I use these tips for dance lesson above all? do you have any experience? And... what is the difference between… Continue reading
Dancer girl writes:
Hi i have been dancing for 4 years doing ballet, jazz, modern, tap, musical theatre, hip hop, and some flamenco.
I am im 6 th grade and i have been recently moved up TWO LEVELS in dance and been put on the dance company at my studio… Continue reading
No matter how many instructions you may read about how to break in your pointe shoes, the bottom line is that everyone has a slightly different method.
I love this clip about three Australian Ballet dancers and how they break in their pointe shoes:
Here is another interesting article… Continue reading
Let's start at the very beginning...
The clip below was filmed at the Freed factory: