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Adventures in Adulthood: Beginners’ Ballet

For whatever reason, my parents didn't force me into activities when I was a kid. Of course, I'm happy they didn't because the entire concept seems miserable. Nonetheless, from time to time, I still get that "well what if I'd started playing piano when I was 5?" or "what if I had to read one book a ...
  • Eleri Cross

    Ballet shoes on pointe!

  • Rachel Shulder

    ballet dancers en pointe. such a cool picture.

  • Shirlee Vaughn

    Starting pointe work is a special milestone in a ballerina's life. Dancing on your toes requires tremendous strength of the legs and feet. Many ballet teachers have strict requirements for starting pointe work. How do you know when you're ready for pointe shoes? Following are 5 requirements that must be met before considering starting pointe ballet classes.

  • Janine Renberg

    Beautiful toe shoes...quite the arch!

  • TiffanysDanceAcademy

    .Love it! #EnPointe

  • Yvette Kraft

    Rainbow Pointe Shoes | This is Me♥: En Pointe

  • Ayanna Tessie

    Art Pointe shoes ballet

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Aw, pointe. Us dancers toes/feet get ruined, but when dancing I feel so much joy and graceful on pointe that I don't care about my feet.

Sasha H Photography

No matter how long it's been since I stopped dancing, I still think it's beautiful.

Гори, жуй землю, реви, бейся об стенку головой, но никогда не отказывайся от мечты! это единственная искренняя цель в твоей жизни!

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*by Gina Uhlmann Ermahgad I had the exact same costume when I was like 9... lol

@tara woodson, how cute are these! I cant wait til kaylynn starts ballet! Hand-painted mehndi pointe shoes, by KiteFlyerArt on Etsy

Detail, dancer en pointe. Ballet photography. Dancer unknown, photographer is Alessio Quagliata. (c) 2008, Alessio Quagliata. All rights reserved. // Found by @RandomMagicTour - Sasha Soren

I think I'm interested in ballet for essentially the same reasons I am interested in physics. Both involve dicipline...and beauty.