Ballet Dancing Lessons

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  1. How to Do the 5 Basic Positions
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    How to Do the 5 Basic Positions

  2. How to Get a Ballet Dancer's Body
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    How to Get a Ballet Dancer's Body

  3. How to Do a Pirouette
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    How to Do a Pirouette

  4. How to Do a Rond de Jambe
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    How to Do a Rond de Jambe

  5. How to Do Pique Turns
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    How to Do Pique Turns

  6. How to Do a Pas de Bourree
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    How to Do a Pas de Bourree

  7. How to Do a Passe Position
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    How to Do a Passe Position

  8. How to Do a Releve
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    How to Do a Releve

  9. How to Do a Grand Jete
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    How to Do a Grand Jete

  10. How to Do a Sissonne
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    How to Do a Sissonne

  11. How to Do a Glissade
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    How to Do a Glissade

  12. How to Do a Grand Battement
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    How to Do a Grand Battement

  13. How to Do a Sous-Sus
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    How to Do a Sous-Sus

  14. How to Do a Fondu
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    How to Do a Fondu

  15. How to Do a Plie
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    How to Do a Plie

  16. How to Do a Temps Leve
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    How to Do a Temps Leve

  17. How to Do a Tendu
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    How to Do a Tendu

  18. How to Do an Arabesque
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    How to Do an Arabesque

  19. How to Do an Assemble
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    How to Do an Assemble

  20. How to Do Chaines Turns
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    How to Do Chaines Turns

  21. How to Improve Turnout
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    How to Improve Turnout

  22. How to Prepare for Pointe
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    How to Prepare for Pointe

  23. 3 Ballet Pointe Tips
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    3 Ballet Pointe Tips

  24. Top 3 Dancing Tips
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    Top 3 Dancing Tips

  25. Contemporary vs. Classic Ballet
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    Contemporary vs. Classic Ballet

  26. How to Do Warm-Up Exercises
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    How to Do Warm-Up Exercises

  27. How to Stretch Properly
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    How to Stretch Properly

  28. What Should You Eat before a Class?
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    What Should You Eat before a Class?

  29. What Is Correct Alignment & Placement?
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    What Is Correct Alignment & Placement?

  30. How to Prepare for an Audition
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    How to Prepare for an Audition

  31. How to Prepare for a Recital
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    How to Prepare for a Recital

  32. How to Pick the Right Ballet Shoes
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    How to Pick the Right Ballet Shoes

  33. How to Break in Pointe Shoes
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    How to Break in Pointe Shoes

  34. How to Pick a Class
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    How to Pick a Class

  35. How to Find a Good Ballet School
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    How to Find a Good Ballet School

  36. How to Get into a Summer Intensive
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    How to Get into a Summer Intensive

  37. How to Get into National Ballet Company
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    How to Get into National Ballet Company

  38. How to Be a Professional Ballet Dancer
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    How to Be a Professional Ballet Dancer

  39. Info for Parents about Kids' Ballet
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    Info for Parents about Kids' Ballet

  40. How to Ballet Dance with Maegan Woodin
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    How to Ballet Dance with Maegan Woodin

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  • Maegan Woodin

    Maegan Woodin was born and raised in Vermont and began her dance training at the age of five at the Vermont Conservatory of Ballet. She continued her studies at Lebanon Ballet School in New Hampshire, where she performed soloist and principle roles for City Center Ballet. Upon moving to New York City in 2006, Maegan began dancing with Ballet for Young Audiences. She performed soloist and principle roles in BYA's productions of The Nutcracker, Beauty and the Beast and Pirates. She has had the opportunity to perform the works of such esteemed choreographers as Julie Bour, David Fernandez, Nicole Fosse, Earl Mosley, Andrew Parker and Pamela Pribisco.