Oscar Hawkins is an International Principal dancer and the Artistic Director of Oh! Ballet Arts Academy. He is passionate about sharing his experiences and love of dance with his students.
Month: July 2017
The best way to continue to progress in your dance classes and to avoid annoying injuries is by consistently stretching and conditioning the body. Stretching and conditioning is about 40% of a dancers prep for success.
A Ballerinas pointe shoes are graceful, elegant, and so exciting to watch and to have as a future goal for every young dancer; however, pointe shoes also take quite a bit of strength and training before hand to assure dancers are ready and successful when the time comes for their first pointe class. It is...