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How To Cut PVC Pipe For Beginners: DIY Home & Craft Projects

Cutting PVC for your Do It Yourself Home or Craft project does not have to be complicated. I recently made 9 different ballet barres to work out which one was best and 7 of those required me to cut PVC pipe into various lengths and for several to match each other in exact length and I give you the exact …

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10 Tips for Parents and Students to Support Online Dance Learning

Dance classes have been offered through online learning for quite a while, many of these programs contain pre-recorded lessons that you can take and do at your own pace and leisure. But recently there has been a growing need for dance studios and teachers to provide live, real-time dance classes in a virtual online format for those students either choosing …

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How to Set Your Child Up To Succeed In Their Virtual Online Dance Classes

I currently have two daughters at home who at the beginning of 2020 were both enrolled in three or four dance and ballet lessons a week attending them in the dance studio. Then the pandemic hit and we were in lockdown doing distance school education and online or virtual dance classes. My ten-year-old has adapted quite well, but it has …

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DIY Double Metal Ballet Barre – Video Tutorial, PDF & Instructions

When I went to the hardware store to buy the galvanized metal pipes I would need to build this double barre for home ballet practice I explained my project to the guy who looked after the materials in that aisle. His verdict was that it wouldn’t work because I would probably get into trouble with the direction of the threads …

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Jungle Animal Creative Dance Lesson for Home and School Classrooms

Snap like a crocodile, swing like an orangutan and prowl like a lion as we move like wild animals in this jungle-themed creative dance lesson specially made for kids and toddlers. The 15-minute lesson explores moving our bodies in fun and creative ways to carefully selected music specially chosen to help ignite the imagination and provide a beat and rhythm …

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Great Dance and Ballet Books for boys!

Finding a book about dance is easy! But finding a book about dance or ballet or any other style where the main characters or information is either gender-balanced or about boys, is not so easy! Great dance and ballet books for boys include images or photos that boys are easily able to identify with. They are either gender-balanced or include …