Entrechat [ahn-truh-SHAH] Interweaving or braiding. A jump from two feet landing on one or two feet. While in the air

Insight: Ballet Glossary – Entrechat

Dawid Trzensimiech, Royal Ballet Artist, demonstrates entrechats. Entrechat: Probably a french corruption of the Italian adjective intrecciato [lit.: interwoven]. A movement

The Arabesque

The arabesque: one of the most beautiful, delightful, and complicated parts of the ballet syllabus. Done correctly, it can