Asked in DanceBallet
What are the specific physical characteristics for body type in professional ballet?
Where is the specific location of where the ballet dance is performed?
Where is ballet danced?
It depends, if you are talking about a ballet class, then it is at a ballet studio. If it is a performance you are talking about, then ballet is danced at a theater. If it is a local unprofessional ballet, then it is obviously at a local theatre. If it is a professional, then it is performed at a theater usually in the same popular city that the ballet company is in. Professional companies also go on tours to other major theaters.
Asked in Drama and Acting, Dance, Ballet
Is ballet performed competitively socially or for any specific purposes?
Asked in Performing Arts, Dance, Ballet
What are the disadvantages of Ballet Dance?
None, dancers a perfect. I kid. Ballet is one of the most difficult physical activities for human beings. While dancing does have many benefits ,health and emotional, most disadvantages come from pursuing a career in dance. AS a professional dancer you must expect to be criticized and judged constantly on almost everything about you appearance. Also having a career in ballet almost requires an obsession with your craft. Ballet is the type of activity that you can only progress through constant repetition and work. With constant strain on muscles and bones, physical discomfort and soreness is a part of a dancers life. yes. even when your not dancing, (which inst often as a professional). The lines and shapes used in classical ballet are natural and often opposite of the way the body is suppose to move. . SO, all in all, ballet requires a strong will, constant work, and a HIGH pain tolerance. trust me.
Asked in Ballet
Do you have to go to school to do ballet?
If you have a serious interest in ballet and would like to be a professional ballet dancer, you can only develop that level of skill by studying at an actual ballet school. If your interest is not as serious, you can learn lots about ballet by reading about it, watching videos and movies, trying things out and teaching yourself.
What are the requirements to be a ballet dancer?
There are no specific requirements to train as a ballerina, however if you want to become professional, you should try to stay fit and strong, and make sure you stay flexible. You can achieve better strength and flexibility while training at a ballet school and by doing exercises out of the school to maximise your fitness.
Is ballet Austin one of the best ballet schools in the us?
Ballet Austin is a very good ballet school and is connected to a professional ballet company. There are ballet schools that are better, like the school of merican, Ballet Boston Ballet, San Francisco Ballet, Miami City Ballet,etc., but Ballet Austin is for sure very good. If you are dancing there and you are willing to work hard you do have potential then to dance professionally. If you're dancing their I strongly reccomend attending Ballet Austin II and then maybe you will be able to dance professionally with Ballet Austin if that is what you wish. I included it in my list of top best ballet academies in the world. Go to: