PTR 109 | Joy In Dancing

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  The life of a ballet dancer is both difficult and rewarding in many ways. In this episode, our guest guides us in finding your joy in dancing. Susanne Puerschel sits down for a chat with Sarah Shoemaker, Executive Director at International Ballet in Greenville, South Carolina. Sarah looks back on her experiences as a dancer, and the lessons learned from years of dancing. She also tackles the financial difficulties faced by dance troupes and […]

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Every program I offer has been created with the sole purpose of helping you rise in your ballet career. I know it can be hard to keep your motivation up, so I’m here to make it easier. 

There is a better way to pursue ballet at the professional level. Instead of dancers pushing beyond their body’s limits, there is a healthier way to train your body, your mind and your spirit to soar. To become the best at your craft, you must be healthy. The mentality of surviving to make a performance perfect is an old paradigm that needs to change. As athletes, dancers must thrive in order to shine and connect with their audience. This new approach, leads to fulfillment, strength and longevity. It allows you to give more of your heart and soul on stage, creating an unforgettable experience that moves your audience. And that’s the whole pointe. 

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