Get All Your Pointe Shoe Questions Answered at School at Steps’ Workshop

Even if you’ve been wearing pointe shoes for years, chances are you have some questions. There are so many variables at play when it comes to finding the right shoe and making sure you’re training safely. The School at Steps has got you covered. Next Sunday, April 30, they’ll host The Pointe Shoe Workshop &More »

The School at Steps’ Pointe Shoe Workshop

Whether you’re new to dancing on pointe, or have been performing for years, there’s something for everyone at the annual School at Steps’ Pointe Shoe Workshop. Panelists include American Ballet Theatre principal Stella Abrera, our editor-in-chief and former Suzanne Farrell Ballet dancer Amy Brandt, fitter Mary Carpenter, orthopedic surgeon Dr. Andrew Price and former ABT principal AshleyMore »

Be on TV

New York City’s Steps on Broadway (with P3Productions) is putting together a new reality tv show that will follow the personal journeys of a handful of Steps regulars. They are currently casting dancers to film a reel to send out in hopes of getting picked up.

 

The producers want New York City-based dancers (ages 17 and up) of all genres. Any professional, student, retired dancer or dance teacher who makes Steps a regular part of their life is invited to apply. Filming will start this summer.

 

Love Your Pointe Shoes, Respect Your Feet

The School at Steps in New York City is hosting a pointe shoe workshop at their studios next Saturday. This year’s event is geared toward dancers who are just starting out on pointe, but all levels are invited to attend. Hear from podiatrists, expert pointe shoe fitters, master teachers and professional dancers. After the discussion, representatives from Capezio, Freed, Grishko, Gaynor Minden and Sansha will be on hand to speak with dancers about their shoes and let them try on a variety of styles.

 

Date: October 15

Time: 5 to 7:30 pm