Monday Moves - Retiré Devant. Where the working leg is raised just in front of the knee (sometimes higher) and is turned out (sharply bent) to the side.
Dancer Julie Charlet as the Sugarplum Fairy in The Nutcracker. Photo Bill Cooper.

Monday Moves - Retiré Devant. Where the working leg is raised just in front of the knee (sometimes higher) and is turned out (sharply bent) to the side.

Dancer Julie Charlet as the Sugarplum Fairy in The Nutcracker. Photo Bill Cooper.

Julie Charlet as the Sugar Plum Fairy in Northern Ballet’s The Nutcracker. Photo Bill Cooper.

Julie Charlet as the Sugar Plum Fairy in Northern Ballet’s The Nutcracker. Photo Bill Cooper.