Question about The Dying SwanWhat is the name of the last position?
Posted 09 April 2011 - 08:52 AM
The Foukine's choregraphy ends with the swan on the floor, leaning forward over one extended leg, arms outstretched along the leg. It's an instantly recognisable image. Here's a googlesearch picture of the position:
My question is: does this position have a name or technical term? If so, can anone enlighten me?
Thanks in avance.
Posted 09 April 2011 - 02:33 PM
It is also the pose that Odette assumes at the start of the White Swan pas de deux.
Posted 10 April 2011 - 03:45 AM
Posted 10 April 2011 - 12:01 PM
Posted 10 April 2011 - 05:14 PM
Posted 10 April 2011 - 05:47 PM
Odile gets into this position too during the Adagio, in the next video at 3:53.
Yes, very nice find, thank you.
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