shoes for Cabaret
The women’s shoes have often heels or shoes lift and rarely flats. The shoes lift bring the touch of feminity and elegance. Some dancers take dance lessons but dance with flat shoes it’s not easy. Over time she gets used to them but the heels stay very dangerous for the dancers. The men’s shoes have often shoes lift.
accessories used for the Cabaret
The accessories serve to bring the sexy and glamorous touch to the dancers of cabaret. The accessories differ according to the theme and the choreography that applys or the song during the show. Dancers often have accessories like the cigarettes, hats, gloves, feather headdresses, masks, scarves, fans and parasols.
hairstyles of Cabaret
The hairstyles of the cabaret dancers serve to put value just as the clothes they wear.
Before Cabaret ?
The first cafe-concerts are born at the Belle Epoque*. The cabaret is a place where you can drink and eat at a show. The cabaret was a place of debauchery and provocation, they allow people to slip away from the real world during show time.
As the first World War and economic crisis begin, cabaret directors are forced to raise their prices: cabaret raises their reputation. Today, they offer high quality drinks, dishes and gastronomy. Their shows attract the most talented artists.
Éroticism, sensuality, sophistication and elegance are the trademark of those burlesque shows that invite the audience to escape the real world for a fairy one, and erases this old reputation of debauchery.
* End of 19th century to 1914
The history of bigger Cabarets
Le Chat noir which was opened in 1881 by Rodolphe Salis in Montmartre, The Moulin Rouge founded in 1889 by Joseph Oller and Charles Zidler, who already owned the Olympia has kept the tradition of the old french cancan nicknamed “The First Palace of Women”. With its red and gold decor, it is the symbol of the district of Pigalle and the largest cabaret in the world. Lido opened in 1946 by Joseph and Louis Clerico, the place is famous for its shows in which perform dancers, singers and various artists and the Crazy Horse created in 1951 by Alain Bernardin and are installed in the district of the Champs Elysees. The Crazy Horse is the only one to offer shows where girls dance completely naked, dressed only thanks to good lights. Proof that cabarets will make us dream for a long time. The cabaret is fashion!
The plumes Cabaret french cancan
Why do ladies wear the «cigarette holder »
The cigarette holder is a small tube that flares out at the end of which one fits the cigarette to smoke it without touching the lips . It’s a more sensual and erotic way for women to smoke at the cabaret .
write by: Margot Guinet , Noémia Pedroresende,Gael Bouchet ,Lauria Casagrande, Mahira Ould-Tayeb