Dancing Boutique Gift Vouchers

We have been offering gift vouchers for our customers to buy for some time but we thought it was time we gave them a good brush up. So after much toing and froing with our patient designers we are delighted to offer new gift vouchers and cards to chose from in £10 and £25 denominations. […]

Dancing Boutique’s Merlet Brand Ambassador

Born in Tunbridge Wells Sophie Medvedev began her dance training locally before becoming a Junior Associate at the Royal Ballet London. At the age of 11 she began full training at Elmhurst Ballet school which is where her relationship with Dancing Boutique really began. She trained there for 8 years and in her graduate year […]

Sharing a little dancing joy

At the end of 2020 Kate & I identified a fair few items of dancewear that we wanted to reduce our stock holding of but wanted to be creative in how we did this.  After some discussion Kate contacted Jessica Ward, Principal at Elmhurst Ballet School, to see if she could point us at any […]

Top Tips – ballet shoes

Finding the perfect ballet shoe for every foot is a mighty feat and one our expertly trained staff take great pride in. Whether is it a first pair of ballet slippers for those just starting out or pointe shoes for the advancing dancer.  Even for a simple ballet slipper there are so many options to […]

Behind the Scenes at Dancing Boutique

Kate & Mark Curtis acquired Dancing Boutique from the original founders in June 2019, carrying on the family ‘owned and run’ history since the business started in 1971. With backgrounds in Publishing, Finance, Advertising, Tourism, and Industry they had spent their years developing and improving businesses and felt that Dancing Boutique was a truly exciting […]

Shades of colour for all from Russian Pointe

The world should be full of choice and at Dancing Boutique we feel that we should offer that to our dancers. That is why we have chosen to work with Russian Pointe and their new Palette Collection of diversity shades in ballet shoes, tights, ribbon and now Pointe Shoes. Russian Pointe has been inspiring dancers […]

Pointe Shoe Fittings

So your teacher has told you that you’re ready to start pointe work – one of the most exciting milestones in a young dancer’s life! Anyone who has watched their idol dancing at the Royal Opera House dreams of the day they can take those first few steps on pointe. Adolescent feet are still growing, […]