Les Petits Ballets News

Les Petits Ballets, celebrating 40 + years providing the Ottawa community with exceptional ballet training.

Aplomb - What is it and Why is it Important in Dance?

 APLOMB - Stability, Assurance, Poise  Correct posture allows us to use our bodies with maximum efficiency. In the words of Vaganova, "a correctly set body is the foundation of dance". We call this 'aplomb'. This term applied to the dancer means that he or she has full control of their body and limbs with their weight correctly centr...

Continue reading
  5331 Hits