Note: Nina Amir is author of My Son can Dance. For years she has written about her son Julian’s experience as a boy dancer. Julian is now a professional dancer with the Semperoper Ballett.
Boys and Ballet posts tagged Nina Amir/Mysoncandance.
By Nina Amir
January 1, 2016
Little dancin’ boys want to do what big dancin’ boys do. They want to dance with the girls—to partner. But how much partnering should your young dancer do and at what age? Knowing the answer to this question can make the difference between a long career or one that never begins. – Nina Amir
Topics: Why Young Boys Shouldn’t Lift—But Should Partner
Early Partnering Problems
How to Avoid Partnering Problems
Focus Your Son’s Attention on Partnering Essentials
The Sign Your Son is Doing Too Much Too Soon