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Improving Petit Allegro Jumps

Petit allegro can often be a frustrating part of ballet class. But here are my tricks and tips for helping you jump higher, faster, and better! 10 more words


season 37

FBP’s 37th season is quickly drawing to a close (only 3 working days left!), and I’d be lying if I said I weren’t feeling ready for a little break.   81 more words


Delibes, Sylvia (Complete Ballet), London Symphony Orch, Fistoulari, Philips Classical Favourites (mono) 1958

Complete sets can be hard to find in shops, even specialist second hand record stores. Un-boxed sets become separated with time and its usual to find a ‘part 1′ with out its ‘part 2′ or the other way around. 815 more words

Classical Music

Improving Your Tendus

Tendu tips today! Tendus are some of the most basic and fundamental steps in ballet class, but they are often very difficult to execute correctly. I give you tips on using your muscles, lengthening, closing fifth, and a trick for doing them in the center.


up close on chameleon

There’s less than one week left in the season, and my body is begging for a break.  Bruises splatter my knees and my eyes wander out the window towards the sunshine too many times throughout the rehearsal day.   509 more words


Life As Musical - The Monologues

[ Act I ]

Thank you for giving me the opportunity to share this with you today. If you live in Los Angeles it may seem mundane. 578 more words

My Life As A Musical