Ballet Pointe Shoes - Not sure about Pointe Shoe

by Thankam

Ballet Pointe Shoes - Not sure about Pointe Shoes






I have been doing ballet since I was 2 and have always wanted to go on Pointe. I have pre-pointe classes and am scared of failing the test. What should I do?


============================================


Reply by Odette

To:- Ballet Pointe Shoes -Not sure about Pointe Shoes

Hello Thankam,

Thank you for your query, it is great to hear from you.

You have been doing ballet since a very young age so, depending how old you are now, I feel as though you should have the strength and stability for pointe work.

Do not look at it so much as a test that you could fail, think it more as an evaluation to see whether you are at the right stage to begin pointe work. And, if not, you have not failed you just need more time to build up strength.

But if you say you are currently having pre-pointe classes, then you are already well on the way to having success in pointe work.

If you are worried, discuss your thoughts with your teacher and explain your curiosity about pointe work.

Keep working hard and keep believing!

All the best,

Odette

ps. To become the best dancer you can be, learn the Seven Secrets ..... go to my 'Seven Secrets of Ballet' page

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Ballet Pointe Shoes.





Search this site
e.g. For ballet guidance:

Be Ready for Pointe Shoes

Ballet Bible - The 3 Secrets


My Gift to You

"Seven Secrets to Success in Ballet"

Get More Information Here!

To Collect your FREE copy of Odette's
Seven Secrets
just click below.


Enter your E-mail Address
Enter your First Name (optional)
Then

Don't worry — your e-mail address is totally secure.
I promise to use it only to send you Team Odette!.


Inspirational Quote of the day, with love from Odette

:-



refresh this page for a new daily saying


"7 Virtues You Need to Become a Professional Ballet Dancer".

By Odette!

Get Your eBook Copy here

"You have really inspired me to be MORE determined!"

"You are truly the best at giving dance advice."

"Thank you for bringing so much "heart" to the dance world."

Click here to see more feedback!


BEAUTIFUL BALLET CARDS & PRINTS

By Olivia Holland

Artist and Ballet Dancer in the UK

See more ballet artwork here