Breaking Pointe

Breaking Point rips back the curtain on the inner workings of elite Salt Lake City Ballet Company, Ballet West. It obliterates the notion that ballet is a dated art form and shatters pre-conceived stereotypes about the men and women who give their lives to the world of ballet. Beneath their perfect exteriors, these dancers have the toughness of linebackers, punishing their bodies to achieve perfection and dancing through injuries and pain.

Returning for its sophomore season, this critically-acclaimed docuseries rips back the curtain on the inner workings of the elite Salt Lake City ballet company, Ballet West.  BREAKING POINTE obliterates the notion that ballet is a dated art form and shatters pre-conceived stereotypes about the men and women who give their lives to the world of ballet.  Underneath the tights and tutus lie warriors who battle in a gritty world of extreme athleticism, focus and dedication while hunting for the unattainable…perfection.

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Opening Night Jitters on “Breaking Pointe”

Plagued by mishaps and injuries, the dancers find themselves rattled after a disastrous dress rehearsal.  Ian finds himself facing every dancer’s worst nightmare while Allison grows anxious wondering if Jonathan will show up to the [...]

CW69–08/30/2013

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Mounting Pressure on “Breaking Pointe”

With contract renewals over, the dancers focus their attention on the upcoming opening night of “Cinderella.”  When Allison doesn’t get the support she needs from Jonathan, she turns to Rex.  Meanwhile, Beckanne returns to her [...]

08/23/2013

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Contract Renewals on “Breaking Pointe”

With contract renewals around the corner, the rivalry between Zach and Ian continues as they fight for a spot in the main company.  Allison returns from Detroit more confused than ever about her future.  Beckanne [...]

CW69–08/13/2013

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Personal Lives Are Put to the Test on “Breaking Pointe”

After much consideration, Adam finally makes a decision about Rex’s role in “Cinderella.”  Allison makes up her mind about leaving Ballet West, but breaks down after Adam gives her some unexpected news.  With their new [...]

CW69–08/06/2013

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Who Made the Cut for “Cinderella” on “Breaking Pointe?”

After weeks of grueling tryouts, the cast of “Cinderella” is announced – and not everyone is happy with the decisions.  Beckanne struggles to stay motivated, while Allison is one step closer to making a decision [...]

CW69–07/30/2013

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Competition Heats Up on “Breaking Pointe”

With only one week left before the cast of “Cinderella” is announced, Silver plans a trip to the mountains so the dancers can let loose. While Ronnie struggles with the infection in his foot, Rex [...]

CW69–07/23/2013

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The Ballet West Dancers Return to the Spotlight

The Ballet West dancers return from winter break and begin tryouts for “Cinderella.” Famed former ballet dancer Wendy Ellis Somes arrives to assist Artistic Director Adam in the audition process. With her partner Ronnie out [...]

CW69–07/21/2013

Pilot

Breaking Pointe Stars Talk

Courtesy of: Lindsay from the Green Team at from Pittsburgh’s The CW Allison and Rex from Breaking Pointe stopped by Pittsburgh’s CW to chat with Lindsay from the Pittsburgh’s CW Green Team about Ballet, being [...]

CW69–07/09/2012

Breaking Pointe Opening Night

Who Will Stumble On Opening Night?

Opening night has finally arrived and everyone is beyond stressed. Will Allison be able to tackle the tempos and multiple roles? Will Ronnie live up to expectations on his first ever opening night? How will [...]

CW69–06/22/2012

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BREAKING POINTE
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Breaking Pointe: Even a Celebrity Loves It!

Another reason to catch the ballet show this Thursday at 8pm, Beth Behrs from 2 Broke Girls tweeted that she loves Breaking Pointeon the CW! Yep, that’s right, she’s “kinda lovin” it. And you probably [...]

06/21/2012