My Pointe Shoe Story – From Beginner to Airess
From Dance Informa Do you remember your first pointe shoe fitting and your first pointe class? Although it was uncomfortable and unconventional, it was so magical to dance on your toes. Your shoes were shiny, new and so pretty...
- Posted 4 months ago
Mimi Talks Nutcracker Prep
‘Tis the season of Nutcracker, yet again! Our run of Nutcracker starts this week at Symphony Hall here in Phoenix. This year I will be dancing the corps roles of snow and flowers, as well as Marzipan...
- Posted 12 months ago
Mimi Tompkins – Pointe Shoes
I consider pointe shoes as important as my feet! In order to function properly, my feet and the shoes need to be cohesive. The art of getting the shoe to mold to the foot can take years...
- Posted 2 years ago
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