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How to choose the right ballet shoes

How to choose the right ballet shoes

Full sole? Split Sole? Leather? Canvas? If you are new to the ballet scene you may have noticed an array of options in the shoe department, not only different brands but different shoes too. Here are the shoe basics to help you get your little dancer on the studio floor and dancing as soon as possible.

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My first ever ballet class

My first ever ballet class

Do you have a budding ballerina in the family? Are you a ballet class newbie? This is my experience of my first ever ballet class and top tips on what you'll need for your little dancer's first class.

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Tales from the Ballet: Coppélia

Tales from the Ballet: Coppélia

Coppélia is one of my all time favourite ballets! 

Coppélia’s infectious energy, fantastic music, beautiful costumes and dazzling sets will appeal to even the toughest little critic. It’s definitely one I will love taking my own children to and one that always make me smile when I think about my time as a Dancer.

 

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Flo Activewear Yoga Child's Pose

Starting Your Day On The Right Foot

Although many of us have adorable little humans in our worlds who are ready to command our attention from the get-go every morning, sometimes it is important to remember how much your mood and perspective can affect your entire day! 

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The Dance Bag Essentials Checklist

The Dance Bag Essentials Checklist

Ever had that feeling when you’ve got your child ready in record time for their after school recital, only to realise the they've forgotten their dance shoes? Having the right essentials packed and ready for any dance class can save you worry and time.

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How to do the perfect Ballet Bun

How to do the perfect Ballet Bun

The essential hair style for any ballerina (or their Mum) to master. Learn how to create the perfect ballet bun for class, taught by former Senior Artist for the Australian Ballet, Felicia Palanca.

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