What is an “Attitude” in Ballet?


Hi! Welcome back to my blog.


Today we’re going to learn about the “attitude” in ballet.  Below is a picture of a ballerina standing in a front attitude pose:

There is also a back attitude pose.  Below is a picture of a ballet dancer in a back attitude:


It takes quite a while to learn how to do this pose correctly.   I hope this video will help you to understand how to do an attitude:



Here is a picture for you to color.  Ask your mom or dad to print it out for you.  Don’t forget to say “thank you”.


I’m going to go practice the attitude now.  Thanks for stopping by to visit.  See you next week when we’ll learn about the “rond de jambe”.


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