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How we're helping WAAPA ballet dancers achieve the impossible

Wednesday, 22 June 2016


Researchers at the WA Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) are using cutting edge motion capture technology to find out how ballet dancers defy the laws of physics.

Working with WAAPA’s elite ballet dancers, Dr Luke Hopper is investigating how tiny movements help  dancers keep their balance while turning  on one leg.

Watch the video about Dr Hopper's research on ECU’s YouTube Channel.


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