CPD @ Scholars Weekend '19 — Course E: When is it safe to go on pointe?

When is it safe to go on pointe? A practical exploration of how and when to introduce pointe work to your students.


This workshop will offer practical guidance and advice as to the right time to introduce pointe work into your students’ technique practice.

You will learn about the history of pointe work, how to choose and prepare shoes along with various ideas, suggestions and appropriate exercises for teaching pointe work to beginners.

You will be encouraged to engage in open discussions, as well as sharing of ideas and experiences.

This is an excellent workshop for anyone teaching or considering teaching Classical Ballet at vocational level. Pointe Work is introduced in the bbodance Classical Ballet syllabi at Intermediate Foundation.


Additional information

This workshop is equivalent to 3 CPD points/hours. To find out what other CPD workshops are available, click here.

For more information, please contact info@bbo.dance or call 020 8748 1241.


October 26th, 2019 2:00 PM   to   5:00 PM
1 Thorp St
Birmingham, WMD B5 4AU
United Kingdom
Event Fee(s)
Onsite CPD £ 55.00

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