Pointe shoes: no they are not made of wood. [Part 2 of 2]

by Ms Vivien Koh, Dance Physiotherapist, Moving Space Pte Ltd Why do pointe shoes need to be fitted? There are over 20 brands of pointe shoes, each with various models differing in shape of the [...]

Pointe shoes: no they are not made of wood. [Part 1 of 2]

by Ms Vivien Koh, Dance Physiotherapist, Moving Space Pte Ltd Oh the coveted pointe shoes. After years of hard work, it is every little ballerina’s dream to be told by the teacher that they are [...]