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Combinations

Grand Jump 6/8

This is a beginner combo to build strength and stamina. The music is a bit heavy to assist in getting into the deepest plié possible and using the bottom of the plié to really push yourself in the...

Exercises

Pivots

The dégagé is empowered by driving the heel and inner thigh across the standing legs.

Combinations

Prelude in C

The music should be "felt" and the dancer should try to connect transitioning placement and position through the use of grace and calmness.

Combinations

Opening, I Hope I Get It

This combination is a quick waltz that challenges you to travel and move with speed, but be ready to change your momentum with grace and control. It incorporates balance, articulation and speed!...

Exercises

Transfer Weight

Use this exercise to confirm transitioning from placement of one shape to the next.

Combinations

Aria

This dance is dimensional, using shapes, space, and texture! Use attack for fun!

Exercises

Piqué Arabesque

This progression uses the line of the leg extension, along with use of port de bras.

Combinations

Love U Crazay

This combination is very musical and syncopated. You will be challenged with multiple pirouettes, tricky foot work, and the ability to move quick while remaining calm!

Combinations

Going To School

The dancer should use the prop (fans) to be expressive. The movement should be simple and clean, and the artistry focused through the fans.

Steps

Movements

This series includes the 7 basic movements in ballet: plier, étendre, relever, glisser, sauter, élancer and tourner.

Steps

Positions & Directions

These are the French School basic positions and directions.