Singapore's ballet scene blossoms

Interest in ballet is growing here, with more primary and secondary schools as well as private schools offering the art form

Ballet classes have traditionally been a popular activity for girls from better-off families here, as parents hope that these will cultivate poise and grace in their daughters.

But these days, more people, including boys, are taking up ballet, which is being offered at more private dance schools as well as primary and secondary schools.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on July 01, 2018, with the headline 'Poised for growth'. Subscribe