Category: V’s

A post.

I’ve toyed around with the idea of even posting this post. Part of me feels like it’s pointless since what I really feel and want to say isn’t something I should put onto such a public platform, even though it’s something I’m very passionate about. Sometimes you just have to keep your mouth shut, sit…

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Beginnings

It is clear that learning a part as complex as the Swan corps is way more difficult as a cover than as an actual swan. I sometimes find myself wondering if the girls know how lucky they truly are to have their place set and sure, not having to worry about what the other groups…

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Progress and regress.

In our V’s class yesterday, we did barre a little differently.Typically, we do combinations that are quick or complex. Instead, Mrs. Alex had us do simple combinations with a lot of repetition. She had us focus on proper technique, rather than just trying to get through the combination and move on. I really enjoyed this…

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Classes

Whatever my stomach is doing, it’s sure having a good time.I was only able to make it through the first part of class yesterday. I wanted to quit before the first part was over, but wouldn’t let myself. I knew if I could just make it through, I could sit out the second part, and…

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New semester

Classes have started back up for the new semester.Our first class, the V’s class, was taught by Ms. Munro since our normal teacher wasn’t there.I really liked this. I love a good Ms. M class.She didn’t go easy on us, which was good. She corrected my arm placement, which I’ve now been trying to be…

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World Ballet Day

I’m currently watching the portion of the live stream from The National Ballet of Canada.They are doing their class warm up. So far, it’s fairly simple–all things I am more than capable of doing. It’s quite a large class, and as they pan from side to side, you see many variations of the same movement.Plie,…

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