Usually in Cecchetti/RAD Grade 5 you begin actual pointe class which will lead to you getting your pointe shoes after a few months of doing pointe work in soft shoes. A student must be conscientious, serious, and physically strong before actually going on the toes or damage can be done to the body.

For more information on Pointe Shoes, please click the link below:

Vimy Dance – Pointe Shoes

Video resource for fitting pointe shoes

Video resource for sewing and tying pointe shoes