Ballet is a type of dance that is featured on the show.


Ballet originated in Italian Renaissance courts, and later developed in France and Russia.[1] It takes a lot of practice and precision, and is highly technical.[1]

Ballet barres are used to encourage ballet dancers at The Next Step Dance Studio to elevate their technique.



  • Despite the fact that Richelle is introduced as an acro dancer, according to her Talking Heads caption in an episode, she is a ballet dancer.[2]


Kathy Riley season 3 episode 13 "Look at that painting!"

To view the Ballet gallery, click here.


  1. 1.0 1.1 Ballet - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Wikipedia. Retrieved on January 20, 2016.
  2. "Pas De Don't." Wikia. Retrieved October 22, 2018.