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A First Timers Guide To Taking Private Dance Classes

Hello From The Top Family and welcome back to a brand new blog post! If you were with us here last week, then you know that we discussed how to teach private classes as a part of our “Teacher Tips” segment. And as promised, today we are here to discuss private dance classes from another… Continue reading A First Timers Guide To Taking Private Dance Classes

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Virtual Dance Convention & Intensive Survival Guide

What is up, dancers and welcome to a new From The Top blog post! Today we are talking about a time of year that is very close to our hearts, which is convention and intensive season! This is a time to expand our knowledge and strengthen our dance training beyond its normal means. However, due… Continue reading Virtual Dance Convention & Intensive Survival Guide

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How To Strengthen Your Weaknesses As A Dancer

Hello there dancers and welcome back to From The Top! Today we are going to be talking about dealing with your weaknesses as a dancer. Naturally, we always love to focus on the things that we do well. The amount of turns we can do, our bodily strength, how high our leaps may be, etc,… Continue reading How To Strengthen Your Weaknesses As A Dancer

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The Audition Series Part 1 & 2 (FTT Traditions)

A tradition that has stood the test of time! Hey there, dancers and welcome back to From The Top! Audition season is here and dancers everywhere are running to and fro to castings and callbacks once again. As we go throughout this busy time of year, we want to bring back a FTT tradition and… Continue reading The Audition Series Part 1 & 2 (FTT Traditions)

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Tips For Getting Back On Pointe

Welcome back to From The Top, everyone! Today we will be discussing tips for getting back on pointe. Sometimes we go through periods in our career and/or dance training where we may have taken a break from pointe or maybe have not been able to be as active en pointe as we would like, and… Continue reading Tips For Getting Back On Pointe

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The Perfect Match: How To Choose The Dance Studio That Is Right For You

Hello there, dancers and welcome to the first From The Top blog post of 2020! As the new year rolls in, there are quite a few people who are looking to try new things and naturally taking up dance is usually one of the many excursions on the list! However, in the conquest to begin… Continue reading The Perfect Match: How To Choose The Dance Studio That Is Right For You

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From The Top’s Holiday Break Stretch Circuit

Happy Blogmas Day 8, everyone! Today we are sharing another Stretch Routine with you all, much like our monthly calendars. However, it's not exactly what you may expect. Introducing our "Holiday Break Stretch Circuit", the perfect routine for your time off, when you want to stretch, but not really. This short routine features a cardio… Continue reading From The Top’s Holiday Break Stretch Circuit

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Dance Q & A

Hello there, dancers and welcome back to From The Top Dance Blog! We are so very excited for today’s blog post! A couple of weeks ago, we announced that we were holding our very first dance Q & A blog post. We asked you all to send in any questions regarding dance thatt you may… Continue reading Dance Q & A

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The Art Of Versatility

One of the most wonderful things about dance is that there are so many genres to choose from! Whether it be ballet, jazz or breaking, there is something out there for every dancer. And like everything else that holds options to choose from, every dancer finds that one genre that is their absolute favorite, the… Continue reading The Art Of Versatility

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How To Get On Top Of Your Pointe Shoe Box, Without Sickling Or Knuckling

Welcome back to From the Top, everyone! Today we’re back with another pointe tip! In this post we’ll be talking about how to fully, properly and safely get on top of your pointe shoe box. Getting up onto your pointe shoe box properly is actually a very common issue amongst dancers, specifically to those just… Continue reading How To Get On Top Of Your Pointe Shoe Box, Without Sickling Or Knuckling