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Pointe Shoe Cheer!

It’s always exciting for us to see creative uses for pointe shoes, but we’re feeling especially jolly this time of year with all the cheerful ways they’re getting displayed. 33 more words


Week 10 - Favorite Things Friday

Hi everyone, this is GF (the younger sister), I am new to posting here on PoppyRoseBlog.

I will be taking over Favorite Things Friday this week and continuing the dance theme! 176 more words


A mere mortal on pointe

First starting ballet I gave not one second’s thought to pointe.  That’s for pros and teen waif-bodies and of course “no matter what size your body is, your toes stay the same so can’t be expected to bear the weight of even an average-sized woman” – internet wisdom.  946 more words


Getting Pointe Shoes (Described In Agonizing Detail)

Since the shop in A didn’t have time for a pointe shoe fitting until next week, and since I wanted to have one pointe class before Christmas, I had decided to go to the shop in B, a town about an hour’s journey away. 1,265 more words


Feature: a mixed media form - combining visual and performing arts

I thought I would share something that SND did, that I found quite cool!  There definitely needs to be more collaboration between the different genres of art because it creates such refreshing visions and ideas!   13 more words