At your first pointe shoe fitting you will be introduced to one of the most unique and powerful dance shoes available. Pointe shoes allow dancers to appear as if they are weightless and floating while dancing. This is only possible if you have been fit properly with the correct pointe shoes and pointe shoe accessories for your particular feet.
Dancer Tips & Advice
Looking to stay on track this summer and continue your dance education? DanceWear Corner has 2 answers for you; Emotions Dance Company and ME Dance. Both dance companies are offering summer classes July through August in the Orlando area and are the perfect way to expand you dance experience this summer!
Wether you are getting your hair ready for a big performance or another day in class, it is important to have it done correctly. Keeping your hair up and out of your face allows you to focus all your attention on your technique and enjoy the dance.
Along with lots of hairspray and plenty of bobby pins, we like to use Whirl-A-Styles! These are a quick, easy to use hair piece that secures your bun in tight, keeping you worry free and focused on dancing. Just three easy steps and you have a perfect ballerina bun!
As competition season approaches, nerves grow, excitement builds, and stress levels rise. It is important to arrive to a competition calm, excited and most of all, prepared. No matter how many competitions you have attended it is always easy to leave something behind. Many teachers, dancers and dance moms are familiar with the aggravation of a rip in tights and not having a back up pair or suddenly realizing you need something as simple as double sided tape but didn’t think to pack any. We have created a quick checklist of those crucial items, some obvious and some not so obvious, as you pack for the big day.