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Programme Name: Strictly Come Dancing 2015 - TX: 31/10/2015 - Episode: n/a (No. n/a) - Picture Shows: **LIVE SHOW** Aljaz Skorjanec, Helen George - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing | Halloween 2015

Strictly Come Dancing | Halloween 2015 In Halloween Week, 11 celebrities danced to impress, bewitch and bedazzle. Did they out-do the judges, dressed as The Addams Family ? Live show photographs. © BBC Pictures. No unauthorised reproduction. Katie & Anton opened the show with a Paso Doble to Phantom of the Opera. Len said, “it […]

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Pointe Shoes  Photograph by Cheryl Angear

Ballet Business : Pointe shoes deconstructed

It’s Not Magic; it’s linen & often flour It’s not magic that keeps a ballerina on her toes – it’s a mixture of materials – often burlap, flour, dextrine*, paper, potato starch, rough and smooth leather, coarse linen, satin, papier-mâché, held together with glue of a secret formula. You may have seen dancers strutting about, […]

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