Category Archives: reviews

A Give-Away: for Your Eyes Only…

*{give-away now closed, winner will be announced Monday, big thank yous to everyone who entered!}* …because it’s a Book, haha! See, ’cause it’s for your eyes? To, uh, you know, read? Anyway, here it is!     Off Balance by Terez … Continue reading

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Adult Ballet at Evolution Studios

Review By: Adult Beginner Class Is Called: Adult Ballet Where: Evolution Studios, North Hollywood Website: evolutiondancestudios.com  When: The schedule on the website seems to be kind of screwy and there/not there, so I’mma help: it’s Tuesday evenings 6:30pm and Saturday … Continue reading

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Ballet at Hollywood Wilshire YMCA

Review by: Adult Beginner Class is called: Ballet Where: the Hollywood YMCA  Website: ymcala.org/hollywood How it is: The barre in this class really works articulation of the feet. One neat thing we did involved coming to a demi-pointe on the working … Continue reading

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The Adult Beginner Review of Beginning Ballet & Floor Barre at Heartbeat House

Review by: Adult Beginner Class is called: Beginning Ballet & Floor Barre Where: Heartbeat House, Atwater Village Website: heartbeathouse.net How it is: Totally fun. Starts like a regular ballet class, then the portable barres are carried off into the storage … Continue reading

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A Swan Lake so good it doesn’t even need an Odile.

Went to see Graeme Murphy’s Swan Lake a while back, (October 11, dang, over a month ago. What—you busy or something Adult Beginner?) This is Swan Lake, revamped and performed by The Australian Ballet, which I was super excited about … Continue reading

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Barre Belle. Hee, see cause it’s like a barbell but beautiful.

A friend treated me to a class at Barre Belle a while back, which is a barre sculpt studio in Hollywood, created, owned, and with all-classes-instructed by Marnie Alton, who was one of the original Bar Method instructors. Gentle Reader, … Continue reading

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His first ballet class

Just to be ridiculous AND AWESOME I am reviewing my baby’s first ballet class in the style of the adult ballet class reviews I’ve been doing with Ronda Jamb, which you can see right here. Here goes: Review By Me, … Continue reading

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