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September 25, 2017

Love Ballet, Love Football – How The Two Exist In My World

Ballet and football. How could the two share my affections? It’s almost against the ballet code… However, a love for the game has crept up on […]
September 19, 2017

Ballet: Comfort through times of turmoil

A little while ago, I received the dreaded tap on the shoulder. Having worked for the same organisation for the past 9 1/2 years, as much […]
September 18, 2017

Beginner Ballet Essentials 101

Just starting out? Here are some top essentials to consider! As a beginner, you might find foot cramp an issue! The spiky ball assists in relieving […]
September 14, 2017

My Top 10 Ballet Movies

You love ballet. You were born to dance. Ballet is your everything. It’s your passion; your obsession. You’re also human and chances are you often have […]
September 4, 2017

The Importance of Warming Up Mentally

I have frequently heard my teachers talk about the importance of getting to class early to warm up. I always assumed that this was to physically […]
August 2, 2017

I came home today…

July 30, 2017

An Exercise Class That Has ‘Barre’ In the Title is NOT Ballet!

We all know of the latest craze sweeping the fitness industry. It goes by many names and you can see it advertised when passing by almost […]
July 23, 2017

What Your Teachers Say and What They Really Mean

Participating in an adult ballet class is immensely rewarding and is often a highlight during the working week. The beauty and precision of ballet can be […]
July 21, 2017

My ballet secret

I’ve got a ballet secret. It’s been two years in the making. Two years since I began at Elancé as a beginner, immersed in the curious […]