Month: January 2015

Ballet/Pointe IV’s

As I’ve said before, I love Ms. Lori.In case you didn’t hear it enough, I made an entire blog post about her and how wonderful she is.I think it would be safe to say that she is the leader of a class that is full of wonderful and talented people. When you get all of us together,…

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Ms. Lori

There are multiple times I’ve written about class and mentioned how much I love my Ballet/pointe IV teacher. It’s easy to see why within five minutes of time with her. (Really, you can see in 30 seconds or less) Yesterday’s class just left my heart bursting and I figured I would make an overall appreciation…

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The Wizard of Oz

They posted the cast list for The Wizard of Oz yesterday. Being that I didn’t have class yesterday I wasn’t sure if I was going to get to see it or have to wait until today. My friend was sent pictures of the list, which she passed on to me.I was cast.As a Winkie Guard…

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Oh, Barbie.

“I trip and stumble again, again (again and again) But at least these steps are mine”Oh, Thanks Barbie in the Pink shoesYeah someone on Instagram posted a ballet picture (she has a ballet instagram I follow. This sentence really sucks. I could word this better. Oh well.) And in the caption she said if you’re…

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Wizard of Oz auditions

There’s never been a time that I actually seriously considered giving up ballet.That is, until this weekend. I was going to write this blogpost this weekend, but I wasn’t sure how much I actually wanted to say. And, even though very few people read this, I feel I owed it to y’all to at least…

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Milestones

Yesterday was my IV’s class, which the class I do pointe in. The class before us is the II’s, which three girls from Instep are in. (I just ended two sentences with a preposition. I apologize.)The II’s got their pointe shoes over the holiday’s, and yesterday was the day they got to put them on…

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And we’re back, folks!

Yesterday was our first class back. And boy was I happy to be there!It’s cold here (okay, okay, compared to most it’s not that cold, but for us it is! Especially the wind!) so most of us were lagging a little bit and the class was only about half-full, but it was a great class. I realized…

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Visions of Sugarplums.

Nutcracker has come and gone and we have been on break since the closing show on December 21st.(Uuuuuugh, I miss balleeeeeet)It’s given me time to sort through the pictures I took at the show, get them hosted, and try to collect emails to get them out to people who want them.In doing so–and also throughout…

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