Ballerina A Step-by-Step Guide to Ballet by Jane Hackett


Ballerina A Step-by-Step Guide to Ballet by Jane Hackett

Find everything your child needs to know to improve their ballet in this book and DVD from Director of the English National Ballet School, Jane Hackett. From first position to en pointe, the book shows detailed step-by-step photographs of how young ballerinas can improve on each position whatever their age or stage; making it enjoyable and easy to perfect their style. Discover the best things to wear to class, how to combine positions and even how to choreograph a ballet. Watch the DVD together and see the ballet steps and individual dances in motion, then have fun helping your child practise as they watch.

About the Author

Jane Hackett is Director of the English National Ballet School. Jane trained at the Royal Ballet School and has danced and choreographed for ballet companies across the world. She has led education programmes at Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet and Birmingham Royal Ballet and also researched and implemented 'Chance to Dance', the Royal Ballet's training scheme for talented young dancers. Jane lives in Waterloo.

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80 pages
Interest Age: From 5


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Publication date

10th January 2008



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