Ballet step names
Posted 11 December 2003 - 06:42 PM
Posted 12 December 2003 - 06:29 AM
It could not be the infinitive "plier" , but as Mel says , it could be "pliez!" an order
Posted 18 December 2003 - 04:04 PM
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Posted 22 January 2004 - 08:48 AM
Posted 22 January 2004 - 09:09 AM
The Gail Grant is very inexpensive, the Warren book relatively expensive but well worth it! They are both available through Amazon, and if you click on the link to Amazon, above, and order by going there from this site, the site receives a little tidbit of help!
Posted 22 January 2004 - 10:59 AM
Gail Grant's Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet is so inexpensive and yet so important I have just decided to buy them in bulk and give them to my graduates of Ballet IIIC as a "job well done" when they enter Ballet IVA. Spend the $5.00 and you will never regret it. It's funny how students will spend that much on a cup of coffee, but not a book. :rolleyes:
Here are two additions to the list that I find commonly misspelled:
Fouetté [fweh-TAY] - Whipped
Pirouette [peer-WET] - Whirl or spin
Posted 22 January 2004 - 11:43 AM
I have just decided to buy them in bulk and give them to my graduates of Ballet IIIC as a "job well done" when they enter Ballet IVA.
That is such a wonderful thing to do! I'm sure your students love you.
Posted 17 April 2004 - 09:38 AM
It was produced in the USA some years ago but may still be avaiable.
Sorry to be late in the discusion but better late than never :sleeping:
Posted 24 July 2004 - 02:01 AM
1. start in arabesque, bottom knee bent
2. jump off one leg and beat it against the leg in arabesque
3. land in starting position
4. repeat several times and hope that you don't look like a sack of potatoes!
Posted 21 December 2008 - 04:15 AM
Actually, it's a paradox. "A rose is a rose is a rose...." Now, THAT'S a tautology.
Actually, I think it's an oxymoron, not a paradox.
Posted 21 December 2008 - 04:39 AM
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