Female dancers can go through up to three pairs of pointe shoes in just one performance of a full-length ballet. With the average pair of pointe shoes costing around £40, it quickly adds up and each year English National Ballet spends over £160,000 on pointe shoes.
We hope you will consider making a donation towards our Pointe Shoe Appeal: you can donate from as little as £1 by clicking the Donate button below.
Donate £10£10 can contribute towards pointe shoe ribbon or shoe tape.Give
Donate £40£40 can pay for a pair of pointe shoes.Give
Donate £80£80 can pay for two pairs of pointe shoes.Give
Donate £400£400 can pay for a month's allocation of pointe shoes for one dancer.Give
Donate £1000£1000 can help pay for 25 pairs of pointe shoes for one dancer.Give
Thank you very much for generously supporting our Pointe Shoe Appeal. To find out more about supporting English National Ballet please contact the Development Team on firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 7590 2950.