Nao figurines are world renowned for several qualities; the ability to capture emotion, character and movement. Nowhere else are these qualities so abundantly evident than with in the Nao Dancers collection. From the fluidity of the professional Dancer with Veil
to the elegance of the young ballerina in the Dancer Rested
and the charming young girls dream of prima donna status of Nao’s Ready For My Debut
. Ballet originated in the Italian Renaissance Courts of the 15th century. Originally a participant dancing extravagance for the nobility it was elevated to a professional art form by 1600s. Often considered to be one of the most gruelling art forms for the performers, with Prima Ballerinas suffering for their art, the lure of graceful movement and mastery of physically demanding routines, it still inspires many young girls and boys today. Nao Ballerinas really capture that determination to succeed and although few of our daughter or granddaughters go on to achieve professional standards, every second of draughty village halls and armature productions are captured in the faces and poses of the young dancer. All Nao Dancer Figurines are discounted by 20% at Kings and Queens making this the perfect opportunity to begin your collection.