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Determining The Best Dance Outfit

Determining The Best Dance Outfit
Choosing costumes for a dance recital is exciting and fun for both students and teachers. Finding the right costume to go along with the music and the flow of the dance is only part of the equation. There are many factors that play into which dance class should wear which costume for their special day on stage.

Theme
Choose a costume that matches the mood and theme of the music. If the music suggests a certain type of specific costume that is available, the job is easier. Soft, flowing music should have a soft, flowing dancewear. This can be seen, for example, with lyrical jazz dance costumes. Edgy music works well with edgier looking costumes. For the in-between, try to imagine what the dance itself would look like and how the costume will move with the music.

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