Quick Reference Guide to Dance Poses
Ballet - Pointe - Lyrical - Jazz - Tap - Hip Hop
We put together a quick reference guide filled with a variety of over 300 dance poses to help you pick the right pose for pictures. We included everything from standing poses, sitting, action, and even using stools.
We use real dancers in costumes to help you visualize what a pose should look like. These are the exact poses we use when photograping portraits at dance studios.
This guide is broken down and color coded by dance categories. We even organized everything by age group and skill level to help you pick the right pose for the level of dancer.
> 96 Poses for ballet broken down by age 2-5, 6-10, and advanced
> 64 Poses for Jazz broken down by intermediate and advanced
> 60 Poses for Tap broken down by age 2-5, intermediate, and advanced
> 24 Poses for Pointe
> 38 Poses for Lyrical
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Do you have an app for dance poses?
A: We currently do not have an app for our guide due to the constant updates required. We have found that the best way to provide our guide is through PDF format that allows you to view and reference on your computer, phone, or tablet.
Q: I am wanting to print the guide to allow dancers to choose there favorite poses, can I do that?
A: Yes, the guide is a PDF file and you can print to help reference. Please keep in mind the guide is inteded to be viewed on a computer, tablet, or phone and quality of images may not be the same when trying to print or enlarge.