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Spot the Difference: Total Barre®: Plie Second Position

Master Instructor Trainer Laureen Dubeau uses the Stability Barre to demonstrate Plie Second Position.

Question: Which picture shows the correct position?

Photo A

Photo A

Photo B

Photo B

Answer: Photo B

In Photo B, Laureen’s spine remains in neutral without being extended, and her pelvis is in a neutral position without tilting anteriorly or posteriorly. Her knees are in line with her toes.

In Photo A, Laureen’s pelvis is anteriorly tilted, and her lumbar spine is extended.