Whether you are twelve or twenty, this variation is one of the most recognizable variations for those who have danced. For a lot, this variation was the first variation they … Continue reading Notes on Cupid
Issue 10 An inside look at Jillian Davis and her extraordinary journey in dance. Standing at 6’2″, overcoming injury, and dancing with grace, ABE is proud to have her on … Continue reading ISSUE 10!
On March 3, 2018 A Ballet Education and the Phoenix Ballet are partnering up in Phoenix, Arizona to put on a show you don’t want to miss out on. … Continue reading You Don’t Want to Miss Out!!
Talisman? It seems that this is the year that everyone and their mom is competing and or working on the variation from The Talisman. But, the reality is, and I … Continue reading Talisman Pas De Deux…
Second Position is usually noted as the easiest position of the five as it has the least amount of pressure on the hips and knees, but lately I have been … Continue reading Notes on Second Position / Perfect Symmetry
Hey everyone, apparently more people wanted in on the BETA testing group of A Ballet Education’s Technique Trackers… So, I have ordered another round to be printed and shipped out … Continue reading Technique Trackers Printed…
Fifth position: home base. This position can be the best feeling in the world, or it can be your worst enemy. It is painfully beautiful, gives you the longest leg … Continue reading Notes on Fifth Position
FAT PANDA TECHNIQUE TRACKERS ARE HERE!!! Last chance to buy the digital download day planners… they will all be disappearing very soon… The 2018-2019 Season Planner will be coming out … Continue reading Last Chance for Day Planners
Programs associated with companies are great, and in fact, necessary, especially if you are in that upper age bracket (17-19). But, are these programs the best for that … Continue reading 5 Summer Programs You Can’t Miss Out On!
Ballet is busy! Most professional dancers are the middle of the busiest time of year for a company. Most students are in the middle of auditions and preparing for the … Continue reading How is your week?
Pull out your Gel Pens like it is 2001! A Ballet Education Day Planner Kits are now available and ready to use right away. Just click to buy, download, print and … Continue reading Ballet Day Planner Kits!!!
Well known and formerly respected ballet teacher, Viktor Kabaniaev, was arrested for 16 counts of sexually assaulting a child under 14. If you don’t know him, he was the coach … Continue reading Ballet Teacher Arrested on 16 counts…
For some, dancing in a company isn’t enough. A new and growing trend in professional ballet careers is the Freelance Ballet Dancer. This isn’t an easy feat, either. You can’t … Continue reading Fall in Love with Adi and Taras
Hello beautiful people, Happy Saturday! David is a gentleman and a gem (I like this a little better than scholar) for letting me be a guest writer not only once, … Continue reading Unrequited Love
Hey ABE Readers, I have been getting a huge influx of emails regarding summer intensives and asking for advice about auditions, where to go, and concerns that are growing in … Continue reading A Ballet Talk: Summer Intensives
A few new things are finally here at A Ballet Education! The first thing up is, I am putting up a bunch of videos on Youtube. I promise that … Continue reading NEW @ A BALLET EDUCATION
Controversies aside… who is actually running ballet? It is funny, as a gay man in ballet to look at what is being written in the press about ballet, and how … Continue reading Are Men Actually Running Ballet?
As the first real work week has unfolded, I have been dying… I am still behind from Nutcracker… but for the mosts part, things are managing out pretty well. This … Continue reading Trying to Survive a Week…
It seems, as of late, the majority of emails coming in, at the moment, revolve around cross-training… and it isn’t just parents writing in. It is studio owners, colleagues, and … Continue reading How Much Should You Cross-Train for Ballet?
Okay, I know it isn’t monday… but I couldn’t come up with a title… and I found myself surrounded by David Hallberg today. The International Ballerino: David Hallberg From Arizona … Continue reading Mancrush Monday: David Hallberg