Kim Mendez

by Pineapple Dance

Kim trained with Nesta Brooking (who had also trained with Margaret Craske) and then on to take classes with Joan Hewson at Pineapple since 1983.
Joan Hewson has a lineage of teaching of Cecchetti Method going back to Cecchetti himself, (who taught for Diaghilev) through Margaret Craske to Ms Saul to Joan herself. Joan has been teaching at Pineapple since it opened in 1979.

This class is aimed at helping the teach the dancer through the Cecchetti Method of training and to enhance posture, positioning, and individual correction and to enhance the joy of dance through ballet and the Cecchetti Method.