In this video lesson, Ballet Instructor, Eileen O'Brien, teaches how to do a ballet chasse for ballet dancing beginners.
Video Transcript: "Hi I'm Eileen O'Brien for Expert Village in Suncoast Dance Academy in this clip we will be demonstrating chasse movement across the floor our movement starts with our wonderful demonstrator Jolene Stevens. She's starting in a first position she'll take her feet to a second position and come back to first position and second position plea, first position and now she'll do a continuously across the floor. Chasse means to chase so when we're doing this, can we do that one more time again, one leg chases the second leg out of the way, and it's used as a connecting movement. She can also do this position traveling from front to back from third position to fourth position. Do we want to do it backwards? Third to fourth one more time, beautiful and that concludes our chasse. "
In this course, Ballet Instructor Eileen O'Brien gives 15 easy video lessons on how to do Beginning Ballet Steps. Learn how to do beginning ballet dancing steps and positions with expert tips in this free ballet lesson video series. Some of the topics covered in this course are: Plie, Battement Tendus, Battement Degage, Rand De Jambre, Frappe, Ballet Stretches, Grande Battement, Ballet Chasse, Ballet Glissade, Pique, Jumps, Reverence Ballet Movements and many more.