Point Work

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Point Work

 

(also pointe work), dancing on the tips of the toes (sur les pointes). Point work by the female dancer is one of the main elements of the classical dance, requiring special ballet shoes with stiffened toes—point shoes. It acquired increasing importance during the period of the romantic ballet, in which it served as a means of creating a certain image.

REFERENCE

Vaganova, A. Ia. Osnovy klassicheskogo tantsa. Leningrad-Moscow, 1948. Chapter 9.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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