Face Dance

September 9, 2016

It has been argued that neurological disorder chorea influenced the choreographic style of the can-can.* It has also been argued that women are emotionally unstable.** I enjoy both of these arguments. 

*Nancy Ireson "Dancing in the Asile: Jane Avril and Chorea." In Toulouse-Lautrec and Jane Avril: Beyond the Moulin Rouge. London: Courtauld Gallery in Association with Paul Holberton, 2011.

** Basically everyone. 


Example:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X5dIFs6Kh-c



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