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Isabella McGuire Mayes • 2 Lessons

  • Introduction
  • Turns on Pointe Course – Lesson 1
    15:00
  • Turns on Pointe Course – lesson 2
    40:00
Introduction

Welcome to the Advanced Turns on Pointe Course.

Course outline

About this course.

Welcome to this Turns on Pointe course!

This course is designed for the advanced student and company member. Designed to really challenge and refine your turns on pointe.

Turns on pointe are challenging and tough, especially to make them consistent.

Isabella will take you through all of the most popular types of turns that any advanced or pro dancer should be able to do on pointe.

In many schools we are just expected to do good turns no matter what. With Isabella’s help, she will broaden and increase your level of understanding helping you become a consistent and strong dancer.

If you can achieve clean pirouettes on pointe, you are well on your way to great technique.

Let’s get going!

Course breakdown.

 

Turns on Pointe Course – Lesson 1
15:00

In our first lesson. Isabella and her dancers will be covering the first set of turns that every advanced dancer should be able to do. From turns from fifth to piqué turns!

Turns on Pointe Course – lesson 2
40:00

The second and most complex lesson. In this lesson we will really start to progress our turns from tours degagé to Italian fouettés, fouetté turns and more!

Learn from Isabella’s expert cues and tips as she helps you make breakthroughs into mastering these turns.

Meet your teacher.

Isabella McGuire Mayes
Founder

​Isabella trained at The Royal Ballet School and then became the first British girl to join the Vaganova Ballet Academy in Saint Petersburg at 15 where she studied for 4 years. She joined the Mikhailovsky Ballet in Russia as a soloist and later danced with Eifman Ballet. Isabella later founded BWI  and her podcast helping dancers all over the world both with the physical side of ballet and mental side. Helping you reach your true potential. 

What you’ll learn.

 

  • Detailed corrections for each major turn
  • Breakdowns of how to execute each turn effectively
  • Learn to achieve consistently strong turns on pointe
  • Learn effective tools for each major turn.
  • Gain stronger  pointework!
Who is this for?
  • The dancer already comfortable on pointe looking to advance
  • The dancer looking to have less limitations on pointe, becoming stronger.
  • The dancer looking for stronger pirouettes on pointe
  • The dancer who wants to be consistent with their turns
Who is this not for?
  • Not for the beginner dancer
  • If you’ve never been on pointe before
  • for the dancer who has only done some simple combinations on pointe.
Pricing.

Each tier has something very special to offer. Let’s dive in and see which plan will suit your needs best taking your ballet to the next level!

pricing
Casual
Corps
Hundreds of hours of guided ballet classes, workouts and flexibility training. Guaranteed to get the results you desire behind the scenes.

Watch anytime and anywhere.
£30 / Month

  • Access to Online Studio Classes
  • Access to Online Studio Plans & Courses
  • Live Weekly Online Classes
  • Direct communication with Isabella and the Principal team to discuss goals
  • New personalised plan every 8 weeks
  • Personalised video where the BWI team walks you through your plan
Committed
Most popular!
Soloist
Dive deep into our signature courses. Learn how to achieve better pirouettes, higher arabesque, stronger pointe work, beginners basics and much more!

Expect a greater understanding, detailed lessons and big progress.
£50 / Month

  • Access to Online Studio Classes
  • Access to Online Studio Plans & Courses
  • Live Weekly Online Classes
  • Direct communication with Isabella and the Principal team to discuss goals
  • New personalised plan every 8 weeks
  • Personalised video where the BWI team walks you through your plan
Serious
Principal -40 Spaces Available!
Tired of wondering what class to do? Need structure in your routine?

Structured plans made just for you by Isabella along with direct communication with her.

Isabella will help you reach your desired goals. This gets results.

If no spots, contact us to be put on the waitlist.
£75 / Month

  • Access to Online Studio Classes
  • Access to Online Studio Plans & Courses
  • Live Weekly Online Classes
  • Direct communication with Isabella and the Principal team to discuss goals
  • New personalised plan every 8 weeks
  • Personalised video where the BWI team walks you through your plan
Casual
Corps
Hundreds of hours of guided ballet classes, workouts and flexibility training. Guaranteed to get the results you desire behind the scenes. Watch anytime and anywhere.
£30 / Month

  • Access to Online Studio Classes
  • Access to Online Studio Plans & Courses
  • Live Weekly Online Classes
  • Direct communication with Isabella and the Principal team to discuss goals
  • New personalised plan every 8 weeks
  • Personalised video where the BWI team walks you through your plan
Committed
Most popular!
Soloist
Dive deep into our signature courses. Learn how to achieve better pirouettes, higher arabesque, stronger pointe work, beginners basics and much more! Expect a greater understanding, detailed lessons and big progress.
£50 / Month

  • Access to Online Studio Classes
  • Access to Online Studio Plans & Courses
  • Live Weekly Online Classes
  • Direct communication with Isabella and the Principal team to discuss goals
  • New personalised plan every 8 weeks
  • Personalised video where the BWI team walks you through your plan
Serious
Principal
Tired of wondering what class to do? Need structure in your routine? Structured plans made just for you by Isabella along with direct communication with her. Isabella will help you reach your desired goals. This gets results. If no spots, contact us to be put on the waitlist.
£75 / Month

  • Access to Online Studio Classes
  • Access to Online Studio Plans & Courses
  • Live Weekly Online Classes
  • Direct communication with Isabella and the Principal team to discuss goals
  • New personalised plan every 8 weeks
  • Personalised video where the BWI team walks you through your plan
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