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The National Ballet of Canada Breaks With Convention

The hardest part about creating art is knowing when to break with convention. When I read experienced writers’ and editors’ blogs, they invariably talk about writers who sacrifice good writing in order to be clever. 711 more words

Artistic Exploration

Stage: Pinocchio

Based on Carlo Collodi’s The Adventures of Pinocchio, the National Ballet of Canada’s world premiere of Pinocchio is an inventive work that combines ballet and theatre in a vibrant and unique way. 973 more words


Pavement - Slanted and Enchanted (1992)

Fabulous logo by Sarca @ caughtmegaming

Objectivity’s overrated.

Or at least it was well out of reach for me this past week.

1) My wonderful wife & I spent most of the March Break in Las Vegas. 150 more words


Pinocchio... in punta di piedi

Pinocchio… in punta di piedi. Da Collodi al National Ballet of Canada

by Sebastiano Bazzichetto

TORONTO – «C’era una volta…- Un re! – diranno subito i miei piccoli lettori. 639 more words


Drawing as a Research Tool: Observing The Sleeping Beauty Bluebird Costume

Front view of the Bluebird costume. (FRC 2014.08.015A) Drawing by Teresa Adamo 2017.

Observing an historical artifact can be overwhelming at first, especially when presented with a garment that has a large amount of surface details and materials. 1,490 more words

Costume History

Top 5 Musical Roberts

Splendid logo by Sarca @ caughtmegaming

With the Artist of the Week Series, I’m hoping to do at least a Top 5 with each Artist. 178 more words

Making History: A Romantic Tutu

By Allycia Coolidge & Joanna Lupker (Edited by Ingrid Mida)

In our Making History project, we chose to analyze and recreate a Romantic tutu inspired by the… 1,177 more words

Costume History