Sissonne Tombante and Sissonne Tombee Ballet Term
Ballet Term Same meaning. Sissonne tombante [see-SAWN tawn-BAHNT] . Sissonne, falling. A term of the Cecchetti method. and Sissonne tombee [see-SAWN tawn-BAY]. Sissonne, falling. Both Terms is a compound step consisting of a sissonne simple and a tombe. Fifth position right foot front. Execute a sissonne simple devant. Immediately upon landing on the left foot, fall forward in demi-plie on the right foot in the fourth position front, either croise or efface. May also be performed to the fourth position back or to the second position.