‘A Cultural Assembly’

Mr Creece accepted a dare during assembly a few weeks ago.
The dare was to perform a ballet dance wearing a tutu.
The result was quite ‘interesting’.
Can you see any similarities to Mr Creece attempting to do ballet and a real ballet dancer?

Try to watch both videos simultaneously. 
Please rate the performance.

 



Here is real ballet performance.

In ballet there is a principal ballerina who performs in a ballet company. 

The orchestra plays the music and the choregrapher creates the set. 

VID00086 from Bernadette Lynch on Vimeo.

4 Amazing Ballet Facts

  • A male dancer lifts over 1-1/2 tons worth of ballerinas during performances.
  • Most ballerinas wear out 2-3 pairs of pointe shoes per week.
  • One tutu costs up to $2,000 to make. 

The 7 Movements of Dance

  • Bending
  • Gliding
  • Turning
  • Stretching
  • Jumping
  • Rising
  • Darting

10 Ideal Characteristics of a Performer

  • Experience and skill .
  • Interest in the arts and a great desire to dance.
  • Strong, healthy body.
  • Broad perceptual field and an open mind.
  • Lots of energy, courage, patience, and strength.
  • The ability to cooperate and get along with others.
  • To take criticism and suggestions easily.
  • To move with conviction and projection.
  • To have time and energy for rehearsals, and a willingness to work.
  • The ability to move with urgency and passion.
Do any of these fun facts resemble Mr Creece’s peformance? 
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