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in Advanced Ballet, Ballet Diaries, Ballet tips

Lift & don’t release the Pelvis

Hi everyone, this is the first article of my “advanced’ series on Adult Ballet Diaries. I’m not professing to be an pro dancer, but I am spending some time studying with professionals about how to get there. These notes are…

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Feeling Stagnant in Learning Ballet? Here’s what to do

I’ve felt rather stagnant in my ballet education for the past 6-8 months, shortly after my Advanced exams and my studio’s year end performance. There were many reasons. I was overseas for a good period of time for work, I…

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in Adult Ballet Dancers, Ballet Diaries, Ballet tips

How to take RAD exams as an adult

This is my story of how I managed to learn the RAD ballet syllabus as an adult and eventually take RAD exams. This article is a diary entry on how I managed to take RAD exams in Singapore. It might…

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Considering Ballet Exams as an Adult?

Are you thinking of doing ballet exams as an adult? Here is an article about the current situation of those who are considering doing ballet exams as an adult. This page refers to the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) examinations…

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My Interview with Kathy Mata

Read my interview with Kathy Mata – an inspirational adult ballet teacher and a pioneer in the ballet community by having an adult ballet company. I first learned about Kathy Mata via an inspirational adult ballet documentary. I later met…

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