TDS 07: What Is The Right Age To Start Pointe?


Hello and welcome to Episode 7 of The Dancer's Sidekick, a podcast for smart dancers. I'm Kimberley, your dance sidekick, mentor & virtual dance bestie. I'm here to give guidance, support and advice, as you navigate the world of dance.

Today's episode tackles a big concern amongst the dance community, particularly parents whose dancers have been told that it's time for pointe shoes. What is The Right Age To Start Pointe Work? Can you be too young - or too old for pointe shoes? Here are my thoughts on the topic.

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