The Pointe Book: Shoes, Training and Technique

The Pointe Book: Shoes, Training and Technique

by Janice Barringer, Sarah Schlesinger

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780871271501
Publisher: Princeton Book Company Publishers
Publication date: 01/28/1990
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 208

Table of Contents

Introductionvii
Prefaceix
1A Brief History of Pointe Dancing1
2The Foot and the Pointe Shoemaking Process9
3The Pointe Shoe Fitting Process20
4Size Charts34
5Preparing and Caring for Pointe Shoes41
6Shoe Accessories59
7The Shoe Master65
8Profiles of Pointe Shoemakers and Sellers69
9Pointe Shoe Characteristics104
10Basics of Teaching Pointe136
11Profiles of Pointe Training Methods158
12Sample Pointe Classes181
13Pointe-Related Injuries and Their Remedies216
14Conversations on Pointe278
Bibliography292
Index297

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