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 Teach Yourself En Pointe?

Ok I'm not going to tell you how dangerous this is, because you already know. There's no use me trying to stop you. But you have been warned. Be careful.

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 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 »

How to Know if You're Ready to go En Pointe?

Some girls dream of being en pointe in ballet, which means on the tip of the toes. But how do you know if you're ready? The best way is to ask a teacher, but that can feel awkward. Here are some st... Read More »