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It's called pointe` (with an 'e')

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Q: What is it called when people go on their toes in ballet?
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What is pointe in ballet?

It means to go on pointe shoes or tip-toes.

What is the difference point and ballet?

well point shoes are ballet shoes that have a hard bit around the toes that allow you to go up on the tips of your toes without hurting them!!!

What grade in ballet are you allowed to go on pointe?

Normally Grade 4,5, or 6. Depending on whether you are strong enough to hold your wweight on your toes.

Can you go en pointe with ballet slippers?

You might be able to but don't try it. You could end up breaking your toes or feet or you could damage tendons or ligaments.

What is the exercise move where you go up and down on your toes.You go from being flat footed to on your toes and that is one.etc.usually people do like 300 reps?

I think it's called relivas

Is ballet considered as a famous sport?

Ballet is mostly considered as an art form. Which makes quite sense because people most likely go to ballets to see a show, not just people trying to win. Ballet is not about winning.

What does a ballerina wear?

First of all, ballet dancers wear tights that are the color pink, usually called ballet pink. Also ballet dancers wear a leotard which consists of many different colors. most importantly, they have to wear ballet shoes, which is the most important uniform to wear. You would wear flat ballet shoes which are for the beginner or young dancers. For more advanced dancers, they where pointe shoes where you go all the way up well, on pointe or 'tippy toes'. During a performance, ballet dancers often wear decorated leotards and a tutu. Hopefully this helped.

What is hammered toes?

its when your toes go a little bit bent

Is ballet popular now?

yes! ballet is definitely still popular if you're thinking about trying it go for it! if ballet wasn't popular anymore, why do a lot of people still dance it? so, once again, yes.

Who is a current ballet dancer?

Me. You don't have to be famous to be a ballet dancer. You just need to go ballet lessons.

Where can you go to watch ballet?

American ballet theatre and more just look up ballet tickets in your area

What ballet store sell ballet shoes?

Every ballet store should seel ballet shoes. If not, go to any shoe or dance store.

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