Ballet Instruction by Laura Rime

"You dance love, and you dance joy, and you dance dreams." -- Gene Kelly

 

Every Dancer Can Use Helpful Tips, Tricks and Training advice.  Here's some I recommend and some that are just entertaining.

This is a good tutorial however I would add that once you have the shoe on, tie the ribbons while standing up -- lean over to tie the shoe -- so that the ribbons are neither too tight nor too loose.