Did you know Principal Dancer, Kaori Nakamura goes through 3 pairs of pointe shoes during 1 performance of The Sleeping Beauty?

Find out how she defines a perfect pointe shoe.

EDIT: Kaori retired from a 17-year career at PNB at the age of 43, read more: http://bit.ly/1mDrCDv


This page features a ballet video titled The Perfect Shoe ft. Kaori Nakamura. The ballet company performing in this ballet video include Pacific Northwest Ballet. Choreography featured in this video is by .