When you think of ballet, what’s the first thing that pops into your head? The Nutcracker? Swan Lake? The classics definitely have their place, but there’s so much more to discover about ballet. 294 more words
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Part two focuses on two unfinished costumes which reveal more about the painting and construction methods of the Elite Syncopations outfits.
Initially I was going to focus only on the… 961 more words
Part One provides a detailed observations of two seemingly identical dresses with their accompanying tights.
Within the Ryerson Fashion Research collection, there is a group of quirky outfits that stand apart from the other classical and romantic ballet costumes. 1,614 more words
At a traditional Pow Wow, it’s called the inter-tribal.
That’s the dance where all tribes — and, in our modern Canada, that includes all peoples of the community present, indigenous or not — are invited to move to the beat of the drums, “the heartbeat of Mother Earth,” as the day’s Master of Ceremonies may explain it. 776 more words
Reviewed April 20, 2017
NAC Southam Hall, Ottawa
(Repeat performances Friday & Saturday, April 21 & 22, 8:00 p.m.)
It’s so Canadian! Three of Canada’s best ballet companies performing contemporary ballet works by three of Canada’s best dance choreographers, accompanied by the sound of three of Canada’s best young musicians. 504 more words