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Harder than the shoe

So what’s up with my pointe shoes?

After the enthusiastic approval I got from Teacher A.,  I managed to change to a similar pair with a harder shank. 653 more words

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Harder Pointe Shoes

I eagerly brought my pretty pointe shoes to Teacher A. this evening.

She was so amused with my enthusiasm.

Her conclusion was for me to change my shoes for one with a slighter harder shank. 211 more words

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#Playlist - Ep. 1 - On Pointe

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We’ve launched a new series of short films on The Music Center’s YouTube Channel today!  It’s the first series of its kind and takes you into a wacky world behind the scenes around our campus!   114 more words

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La Pointe

My first pointe shoe fitting went well.

The shoe fitter at Sonata advised me a softer pair, since it was my very first pair.

Tried on a few pairs from Bloch, but the fit was not ideal. 89 more words

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Pointe shoe fitting

So, I will be going for my first ever pointe shoe fitting!

Excited? Checked.

Happy? Checked.

Nervous? Checked.

About 2 years ago, Teacher J. mentioned that I probably could start attending her pointe class, since I was taking up to 3 lessons a week during that period. 74 more words

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"After the Summer Sun"

A week ago the company had its first show of the 2014/15 season. It was a very busy show week filled with tech and spacing rehearsal, a dress rehearsal, and 3 performances. 121 more words