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Cours danse classique

Anaheim Ballet: Turning Tips!

Anaheim Ballet: More Than Dance… 3 Simple ballet pirouette turning exercises with Charlie Andersen of the Royal Danish Ballet. Enjoy! ballet ballet


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


Brisé [bree-ZAY] Broken. Start in fifth position. The working leg brushes to the second position and meets the other leg