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Summer Sessions & Recurring Coaching Plans

Want a private coach to tailor your dance training? Check out my recurring coaching plans.

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Book a Private Lesson with Miss. Kathleen

Hello all my wonderful ballet students! Want to set up a private lesson with me? Now you can book online!

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Missing Recital? Me Too.

Hi C-Unit Students! Missing recital? Here’s some photos that will take you back.

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C-Unit Recital Information

Hey C-Unit Students! Because of the quarantine, our recital has been postponed. We will still be holding a recital this year, but we will not be able to book a theater until we know when the quarantine will end. Until then, we are holding weekly rehearsals for all you recital dances on zoom. Check your email for your rehearsal schedule from C-Unit. To help you rehearse your ballet dances, this article contains all your ballet music, rehearsal footage, and formation information. If you have any questions feel free to use the “Ask Miss Kathleen” button and I will get back to you as soon as possible.

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How to Create Your Own Home Dance Studio

Stuck at home, but still need to train? Here’s everything you need to build your own dance studio at home.

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How To Do: A Perfect High Bun

Do you have a ton of hair? Is it hard to get it up into a high ponytail or bun? Try this easy trick!

Guest Author: Miss. Kathleen

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Ballet Tutorial: Pas de Bourées and Balancés

Want to learn how to do Pas de Bourées & Balancés? In this tutorial Miss. Kathleen 3 different versions of the pas de bourée step and breaks down 4 different variations of the balancé step.

Guest Author: Miss. Kathleen

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Ballet Workouts: Beginner Ballet Barre

Hello Beginning Ballet Students! Follow along with Miss Kathleen as she guides you through a basic ballet barre. Get pointers about your technique and learn how to do balancés at the end.

Guest Author: Miss. Kathleen

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