Guest Post: Becoming Bulletproof By Tanya Trombly

Becoming Bulletproof By Tanya Trombly (@bulletproof_ballerina) Photo credit Rachel Neville I was never meant to be a ballerina. My genetics did not give me the "perfect" ballerina body. My short limbs and athletic build are

Guest Post: Brianna Miller

Brianna's essay was one of our tops picks for the Cheval Pointe Shoe Scholarship. She has graciouly agreed to let us share it here. Thank you, Brianna!   Brianna Miller   I have been dancing

July Bullet Pointes; Thank you and stay healthy!

We hope you summer is going well. We know summer is BUSY so we'll keep these brief. If you are dancing, teaching, or chauffeuring dancers-in-training, keep these in mind for the hot summer: Drink water!

Why Ballet? 2018 Cheval Pointe Shoe Scholarship Winner Katherine Kaufman

Why ballet? There is a moment before the music begins where silence whisps through the room. Your arms are in bras bas, your feet in first. In that moment, all outside distractions melt away. The

June Bullet Pointes: Making Connections

Summer Intensive Season is here! You have probably already seen  a million articles on how to stay healthy and get the most out of your summer training, whether it’s a local one week workshop or

Guest Post: Summer Endurance Tips, by Chelsea Weidmann

Now that the rush of spring performances is over, it’s summer intensive season! Whether you’re travelling to a summer program or taking advantage of the opportunities in your home town, the summer vacation offers an