Ask Deb: “Are My Legs Straight?”

Ask Deb: “Are My Legs Straight?”

My daughter’s ballet teachers have been telling her to straighten her legs more—particularly in arabesque—but she swears they’re as straight as she can make them. Do you know how we can help this?Sometimes knees won’t straighten due to injury, like a...

Exploring Outward Rotation with Irene Dowd

Your browser does not support the video tag. Irene Dowd has been on faculty at The Juilliard School since 1995. Her movement-based anatomy/kinesiology classes allow dancers to explore concepts physically as well as intellectually. Here, Dowd and student Leiland...

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