How to Do a Piqua` Turn En` Pointe?

Answer Have you ever wanted to master the piqué turn? It's an especially hard turn en Pointe because you must be able to get up over the box of your shoe. Here are some pretty basic steps to overcoming t... Read More »

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How to Dance En Pointe?

This is some advice to help out girls who are finally ready to go on pointe, and to make the process a little less confusing.

How to Stay En Pointe?

En pointe means the tip of the toes and is part of a classical ballet technique. Dancers usually start pointe after the age of 10 and must have at least 2 years of training. Preparation for pointe ... Read More »

How to Tie Pointe Shoes?

Ever wondered how to tie beautiful pointe shoes? Follow these easy steps and you'll know how! Note: This is only one of tons of ways to tie your pointe shoes!

How to Stand En Pointe?

You have just gotten your first pair of pointe shoes and can't wait to dance in them! You do need to wait until your dance teacher approves of your shoes, you have sewn the ribbons & elastic on the... Read More »