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6 Useful Sites for Those That Love Ballet

6 Useful Sites for Those That Love Ballet
A love for ballet is something many people share and in these modern times anything with a following has at least a few websites attached to it. Ballet is no different with its devotees made up of dancers, teachers, and fans. These people have created sites to share their love with the world. These sites can show them the latest ballet related news as well as where to buy dance gear and information on how dancers can take care of their bodies. The following are some of the websites that can help people get involve and learn more about what’s going on with the art made with motions.

Eating Disorders in Dancers: Causes and Signs to Watch For

Eating Disorders in Dancers: Causes and Signs to Watch For
With some much focus placed dancers looking good in their dance wear it can easy to forget that there's are ways to go about it that are unhealthy. This post talks about the eating disorders that can develop and signs to watch out for.

Tutu Terms: Words from a Ballerina’s Vocabulary

Tutu Terms: Words from a Ballerina’s Vocabulary
                                Like many dance forms ballet has its own terminology. These words can act as shorthand for participants allowing t...

Tiny Twirlers: The Benefits of Ballet on Children

Tiny Twirlers: The Benefits of Ballet on Children
                  Children love to move about. Since the moment that they learn to crawl they try to go everywhere. Because of this, children can t...

Style of Dancing: The Methods of Ballet

Style of Dancing: The Methods of Ballet
                  Ballet is more than a person putting on tights and jumping around on a stage. It is also more than just one way to dance. Over i...

Ballet: The Word and it's Meanings

Ballet: The Word and it's Meanings
                              Ballet, the word has a meaning to most people. When they hear it, they think of a girl dressed in a pink tutu twirlin...

From Tunics to Tutus: A Look at Ballet Costumes Throughout The Ages

From Tunics to Tutus: A Look at Ballet Costumes Throughout The Ages
                Of course here at Slippers and Tutus we think dancers’ clothing is important. We feel that what they wear sets the mood for the pe...

A Tale of Many Performances: The History of Ballet

A Tale of Many Performances: The History of Ballet
                 Ballet is a form of dance that has been around for centuries. While people just think of it as dancers in tutus twirling around a...