Tag: costumes

We Salute These Military-Inspired Dance Team Costumes

The bugle boy won’t be the only one boogy-woogying in these dance-team costumes, all inspired by looks associated with the armed forces. Photography by Erin Baiano Hair by Erica Whelan Makeup by Angela Huff Modeled by Marissa Cannella, Angela Fioretti, and Allie Pereira. Angela (left) wears Satin Stitches. Allie (right) wears The Line Up. {“adCodes”: […]

Contemporary Twists on 5 Iconic Ballet Costumes

We updated your favorite story-ballet tutus with modern details that’ll please any 21st-century prima ballerina. Who needs a cavalier, anyway? Modeled by Cheyenne Fitzsimons and Martina Sandionigi, dancers with New York Dance Project (a professional company and training program in NYC). Photography by Nathan Sayers. Hair and makeup by Angela Huff for Mark Edward Inc. […]

10 Costume Mishaps All Dancers Suffer From

Costumes: We look amazing in them but, boy, sometimes they’re the actual worst. Whether they don’t fit correctly or they rip right before a performance, here are 10 wardrobe malfunctions all dancers unfortunately suffer through at one point or another. When Your Costume Arrives But Is a Size Too Small  The worst is when this […]

The Best Dancer Halloween Costumes

Happy Halloween, dance friends! Wearing costumes is part of our job description, so when we get the chance to create our own, it’s no surprise that we get a little #extra (in the best way, of course). Check out some of our favorite dancers’ spooktacular ensembles. Harper Watters as Serena Williams HARPER WATTERS on Instagram: […]

Halloween Costumes That You Can Take From the Studio to the Streets

Halloween is almost here and that means its time to get serious about finding the perfect costume. A lot of you dancers need costumes that are both fun and functional so that you can go straight from dance class to the streets, without missing a beat. Here are nine of the most creative, yet versatile […]

Circus Dreams: Costumes that Dazzle Under the Big Top

Run away with the circus in this season’s most spectacular stage-worthy styles. Annellyse Munroe and Melissa Becraft are professional dancers in NYC. Photos by Jayme Thornton. Annellyse Munroe in Pumpers Dancewear Melissa Becraft in Just For Kix Munroe in Curtain Call Costumes Munroe in Costume Gallery and Becraft in So Dança Munroe inA Wish Come […]

New York City Ballet's Glamorous Fashion Collaborations

  Last week, we all got a sneak peek at New York City Ballet‘s most recent fashion collaborations. This week, we have a chance to get even closer to the costumes created by top couture designers for the company’s fall gala on October 30. NYCB released a video going behind the scenes and into the […]