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ABC of ballet: relevé

Watch Romany Pajdak, Royal Ballet First Artist, demonstrate a relevé.

By Royal Opera House

16 March 2011 at 4.41pm | Comment on this article

Relevé

Relevé: Raise up. To rise up on the pointe or demi-pointe from flat feet often using a little spring from a demi-plié during which both feet are swiftly drawn up. Relevés may be done in any position.

ABC of ballet: One of a series of posts explaining useful ballet terms.

 

By Royal Opera House

16 March 2011 at 4.41pm

This article has been categorised Ballet and tagged abc of ballet, romany pajdak, The Royal Ballet

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