How to Dress Dancers

Danes DRESS Costuming Techniques for Dance Mary Kent Harrison
Performance time looms around the corner . The basic romantic tutu " Swan Lake
" type You've already decided not to give in to the lure of mail - order costumes .
But how ...

How to Dress Dancers

Author: Mary Kent Harrison

Publisher: Princeton Book Company Pub

ISBN: 9780871272089

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Geared for costuming dancers, this book includes more than 400 line drawings that demonstrate how to make a costume from a sketch rather than a pattern. Detailed instructions for making classical and romantic tutus, bodices, blouses, costumes for men, tights, leotards and skirts are presented, along with designs for character, national, and period costumes. Directions for headdresses, props, decorations, and ornaments are also included.

Yoga Journal

Kathak dancers wear the most bells of any style — often as many as 200 on each
leg. Kathak makeup and costuming are relatively simple compared with those of
other styles. Men usually wear tight- fitting tunics and trousers, while women ...

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For more than 30 years, Yoga Journal has been helping readers achieve the balance and well-being they seek in their everyday lives. With every issue,Yoga Journal strives to inform and empower readers to make lifestyle choices that are healthy for their bodies and minds. We are dedicated to providing in-depth, thoughtful editorial on topics such as yoga, food, nutrition, fitness, wellness, travel, and fashion and beauty.

Square Dance

Name withheld by request DRESS FOR THE DANCE " Clothes make the man . "
Whether you agree or disagree with this generally accepted rhetoric , it is
extremely interesting to apply the basic theory to our wonderful world of square
dancing ...

Square Dance

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American Square Dance

FEEDBACK mitigating factor in dance attire at the workshops as well . Creating
such a distasteful scene over a dress code at workshops was extremely petty and
certainly counter - productive to the image we want our dancers to project to the ...

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Young Ireland

It was a long dance , and after a few rounds Madge room — the girls retired to
dress . Madge had not shown , and and her partner pulled up to rest and amuse
themselves by gaid but little about her own dress , but she intended to do her ...

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Learning about Dance

An Introduction to Dance as an Art Form and Entertainment Nora Ambrosio.
Dance in World ... Theatre in the East : A Survey of Asian Dance and Drama . NY
: Grove ... How to Dress Dancers : Costuming Techniques for Dance . Pennington
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Learning about Dance

Author: Nora Ambrosio

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ISBN: 9780787264215

Page: 170

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Dance

How to Dress Dancers : Costuming Techniques for Dance . Princeton , NJ :
Princeton Book Company , Publishers , 1988 . Holkeboer , Katherine Strand .
Patterns for Theatrical Costumes : Garments , Trims , and Accessories From
Ancient ...

Dance

Author: Rona Sande

Publisher: Princeton Book Company Pub

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Page: 179

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Dance: The Art of Production (Third Edition) meets the needs of dance students and professionals for timely, accurate information about mounting a dance concert. Specific suggestions will guide the inexperienced and serve as a valuable checklist for the more experienced. With contributors from leading university dance departments and the "real world" of dance and professional theater, it's like having top-notch consultants on your staff. The text is equally useful for dance studios and schools, professional and amateur performers and college students. Readers can turn to Dance the Art of Production with specific questions and expect to find practical answers. You'll find details on topics ranging from how to make a tutu to how to apply makeup; from how to light your concert to who should be in charge.

Pow wow Dancer s and Craftworker s Handbook

Women ' s Jingle Dress Dresses decorated with jingles have long been used by
certain initiated Ojibwe women of the ... Many jingle dress dancers still hold one
hand on the hip , but otherwise prefer the more lively movements of modern , non
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Pow wow Dancer s and Craftworker s Handbook

Author: Adolf Hungrywolf

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Additional keywords : Native or Aboriginal peoples, First Nations.

Dancing Times

P & P B. A discussion of the art and science of teaching dance with specific
guidelines for novices and professionals . Illustrated ... P & P B. A guide to
technique and practice in class and costumes what to wear and how to make it .
Paperback ...

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I See America Dancing

Grass Dancing is also an outgrowth of an older warrior society and is Lakota in
origin . In this form the dancers wear outfits lined with yarn of chainette fringe to
symbolize grass and dance with a swaying motion , metaphorically flattening the
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I See America Dancing

Author: Maureen Needham

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Collects articles and essays from dancers and enthusiasts about dancing as an art form, and includes commentary on styles such as Native American pow-wow, Congo Square, and ballet.

English Dance and Song

Many people in the dance clubs seem a little perturbed by the modern day ceilidh
bands . These bands ... Remember , the band and caller are experienced in this
type of dance and the audience look to them on how to dress , behave etc .

English Dance and Song

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Includes a few dances with music.

Dancer to Dancer

Advice for Today's Dancer Melissa Hayden. never on to ... I never tell my students
what to wear , and they are free to dress as they please . ... Dancers do wear
heavy socks in a cold climate , but when it ' s warm enough , there ' s no reason to
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Dancer to Dancer

Author: Melissa Hayden

Publisher: Anchor Books

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A ballet instructor and former dancer offers students advice on determining a course of training, selecting a teacher, following the proper diet, staying healthy, and becoming a professional dancer

Attitudes Arabesques

Hightstown , N . J . : A Dance Horizons Book / Princeton Book Company ,
Publishers , 1999 . 179 pp . Illustrated with drawings ... 2314 or fax 0171 497
0473 . How to Dress Dancers : Costuming Techniques for Dance by Mary Kent
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Dance Magazine

selected Book List for young dancers by Genevieve Oswald , Curator of the
Dance Collection , New York Public ... how to dress your hair , how to make a tutu
, how to get the most comfort out of your ballet slippers , in fact it almost tells you
how ...

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Reading Dance

They ' ve memorized every detail in the movement and logged every nuance in
the way the dancers perform it . But once it ' s been relocated to the theatre , often
as late as the dress - rehearsal or technical run - through , a work can look ...

Reading Dance

Author: Judith Mackrell

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Dance critic Judith Mackrell explores the many different dance forms in the Western repertoire, and looks at the work of famous choreographers from Pepita to Balanchine, including their historical context and the origins of steps.

How to Look at Dance

Much later , when the ballet school which Louis established produced
professional dancers rather than graceful amateurs ... Lafontaine probably did
little more than her courtly predecessors , for she wore court dress with hoopskirts
to the floor ...

How to Look at Dance

Author: Walter Terry

Publisher: William Morrow & Company

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A prominent dance critic provides tips on understanding choreography and appreciating the nuances of ballet, modern, tap, jazz, ethnic, and other forms of dance

Guide to Dance Periodicals

Macedonian costumes . il Viltis v 18 p 18 O - N 159 --- Mobile head dressing . il
DT v 50 n 591 p 149 D'59 --- Morris Dancers ( men ) ; how to make bell pads and
how bell pads are worn ; directions with illustrations . CD p 10-2 Spring'59 ...

Guide to Dance Periodicals

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How to Make it in Musicals

The Insider's Guide to a Career as a Singer-dancer Michael Allen. NY
SHAKESPEARE ... For example , if you ' re auditioning for Rent , you don ' t want
to wear dance clothes — they ' re not right for the type of performer they ' re
looking for .

How to Make it in Musicals

Author: Michael Allen

Publisher: Watson-Guptill Publications

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The author starts with the very basics and guides the performer (and also the parents of the youngest beginners) through every aspect of the training and career development needed to bring the curtain up on a life of performing. Drawing on the expertise of dozens of show business professionals, theis manual gives you advice and guidance on: vocal training -- finding a good dance studio -- learning to act -- promoting yourself -- the performing unions -- contracts -- agents, managers, and casting directors -- starting out in paying jobs -- working in New York and overseas -- auditioning.