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Ballet North: TOP 3 REASONS TO LEARN BALLET

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From Ballet in Kansas City

Ballet North in Kansas City has noticed time and again parents asking either directly or through implications of their questions to "find out some information" about the study of ballet alone vs. taking combo classes or going into the competition scene why they should choose ballet or is it the best option.

So, it has occurred to us that perhaps a succinct list of reasons WHY the choice of Ballet is the absolute, head and shoulders above the rest, best choice would be opportune at this time. Here then are the top three reasons why Ballet just destroys the other choices out there:

1) REALITY. Ballet is the study of movement theory. That is, if you want to learn classical music (which is composed of harmony, symmetry, golden ratios, melody, key, and pace or timing) one must learn the theoretical foundation first, then later on one can play any song that comes along whether Bach or Led Zeppelin. Classical Ballet is the SAME as music but substitutes ph…