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Studies the development of pointe shoes and the technique of pointe dancing, an artistic innovation that allowed female dancers to carry ballet to new heights of virtuosity.
|1||A Brief History of Pointe Dancing||1|
|2||The Foot and Pointe Shoe Making Process||8|
|3||The Pointe Shoe Fitting Process||19|
|4||Preparing and Caring for Pointe Shoes||32|
|5||Custom Ordering Pointe Shoes||47|
|6||Profiles of Pointe Shoe Makers and Sellers||50|
|7||Basics of Teaching Pointe||71|
|8||Profiles of Pointe Training Methods||89|
|9||Sample Pointe Classes||103|
|10||Pointe-related Injuries and Their Remedies||133|
|11||Conversations on Pointe||171|
Posted June 11, 2003
Posted November 12, 2000
This book is excellent. After 13 years of dance and 5 years of pointe there are things in this vook that I didn't know. Its perfect for the dancer or for someone who just wants to learn about pointe. All the information is accuate and well organized. The book holds your attention. Its also a great review book.Was this review helpful? Yes NoThank you for your feedback. Report this reviewThank you, this review has been flagged.
Posted July 30, 2000
This book is great. Espescially for those beginning on pointe. It tells everything from how to break in your new shoes,what shoes to get, to how to take care of them. This really is a great book. And very interesting. I highly recommend this book.Was this review helpful? Yes NoThank you for your feedback. Report this reviewThank you, this review has been flagged.
Posted July 29, 2000
When I was first starting pointe I got this book. It helped me alot! It helped me prevent injuries, and if I got them how to treat them. It has alot of much needed infomation. I would recommend this book to anyone, beginners through professionals. It is a wonderful guide through the pointe experience!!!Was this review helpful? Yes NoThank you for your feedback. Report this reviewThank you, this review has been flagged.