...and a link from Misha:
These images enlarge when clicked; and there is a link to
a Windows Media file video; they do other dancing, too.
Some time ago, John
sent the below picture of cancan dancers performing at the
Royal Gala Performance of "Moulin Rouge" in 2001.
(From the October, 2001 issue of Hello magazine.)
Note that there are
rarely any LAYERS in classical, authentic cancan; rather,
the ruffles sewn to the inner side of the skirt serve as a "petticoat".
The 1960 movie CanCan also featured some interesting pictures of Juliete Prowse 'en cancan'
Vintage colour postcard
showing a picture by
Outside the Disneyland's
Old West theme park's Golden Horseshoe Revue Playhouse
in Anaheim, California,
rather attractive picture comes from a surprising source -
'Lulu Alexandra (Daisy) in Wink the Other Eye by Angus
Dave E. points to this site
Chantal's Cancan Orpheus
100 Years of Can Can
An Interesting History from Monsieur Magazine (year unknown)
(The 100th anniversary of can can)
An article which touches on cancan in Alaska!
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