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How to Incorporate Burlesque Style Into Your Own Wardrobe

Posted by Charismatico on 24th Apr 2020

How to Incorporate Burlesque Style Into Your Own Wardrobe
There’s something to be said about burlesque that truly makes it a rich and exciting art form. It fuses comedy, dance, parody, and variety into an interesting conglomeration that captures the eyes of would-be audiences. As something that was once considered taboo in the early 1900s, burlesque has become a celebrated form of art, one that many people see as an empowerment of …

Top 11 Drag Queen Styles Used Today

Posted by Charismatico on 24th Apr 2020

Top 11 Drag Queen Styles Used Today
There’s no denying the uniqueness of drag as a modern-day art form. With so many different styles, looks, and transformations to choose from, there are endless possibilities of how to dress up as a drag queen. As a public character, it’s up to them to decide which type of drag best suits their own personas which makes it very exciting. That said, there are certain style …

A Brief History of Cabaret in the USA

10th Sep 2019

A Brief History of Cabaret in the USA
While you may think of cabaret as being an American creation, its name tells us otherwise. Cabaret is a French word that originally referred to any business that sold alcohol. In fact, cabaret as we know it today probably started in Paris when a casual saloon known as Le Chat Noir opened its doors in 1881. In this informal setting, musicians, composers, poets, and artists …

How to Beat the Stress of Working as a Freelance Dancer

8th Jul 2019

How to Beat the Stress of Working as a Freelance Dancer
For many young people around the world, working as a freelance dancer is a dream come true. But it isn't always easy, especially when you're just starting your career. Whether you're making the transition from a professional training program into an apprenticeship, a traineeship, or even your first paid job, the whole process can be really stressful.In this post, we're going to …

7 Outfits to Wear for a Musical Production

7th Jan 2019

7 Outfits to Wear for a Musical Production
Musical productions often seek to tell a story. The dancers movements, facial expressions, and costumes all add to the audiences’ understanding of the tale. Different styles of dance have their own unique costumes which speak of the dance’s origins, and the most successful performers choose their outfit very carefully to make sure it fits in with the production. Here's …