Plies are not just for dancers! Marching band and drum corps members everywhere use the basics of a plie throughout their shows as a fundamental movement technique.
Marching arts groups from drum corps to marching bands to indoor percussion can utilize this basic guide to improve their visual technique. This is just the beginning for dance basics, but it will provide your first step on the journey!
More Marching Arts Technique Guides coming soon!
0:00 – Intro
0:25 – What is a Plie?
0:43 – How to Plie
1:43 – Plie in 2nd Position
2:09 – Tips and Tricks for Plie
3:14 – Outro