Pointe WORKSHOP

Pointe workshop

Please check back for 2020 Pointe Workshop Dates. 


This four hour workshop is designed for dancers beginning pointe this summer. It will cover all of the basics of pointe shoes including selecting the right fit, sewing and tying shoes, pointe safety and how to care for pointe shoes. The class, taught by Sarah Komara will also include a beginning pointe technique class that will prepare dancers for summer classes.


This is a mandatory workshop for any APSD dancers starting pointe in the summer session. Cost is $65. Dancers must have permission from the Studio Director or Assistant Studio Director prior to beginning pointe. Please do NOT sew shoes prior to workshop. Shoes must be approved by one of the directors before the start of the workshop.

*Dancers will need to bring pointe shoes, shoe elastic and Freed brand ribbon (available at the studio) as well as a stitch kit for sewing.


Instruction Included

-Sewing Pointe Shoes
-Tying Pointe Shoes
-Pointe Shoe Care
-Pointe Shoe Safety
-Beginning Pointe Technique


*Dancers may not enroll in this workshop without approval of the Studio Director. Tuition is non-refundable and due in full upon registration. Registration will be accepted on a first come first serve basis. No refunds or partial reimbursements will be given under any circumstance unless the workshop is cancelled due to low enrollment. If workshop becomes full, students will be placed on a waiting list and will be contacted if space becomes available.

Ann Parsley School of Dance

40730 Garfield Road,

Clinton Township, MI 48038

Phone. 586-286-8300