Compare prices and shop MICHAEL MICHAEL KORS women's shoes across 500+ stores in one place. Repetto is a French ballet shoes company. It was founded in 1947 by Rose Repetto, after her son, choreographer Roland Petit, would come home from classes complaining of sore feet. Repetto provides ballet shoes for the National Opera of Paris and many other well-known French ballet companies. As of 2013, the company had 60 million euros in revenues and employed 340 people.