Odile’s Makeover

“Odile was not very swan-like at first. In 1895, she was just an enchantress in a colorful costume. Dancers started to wear black and be referred to as the Black Swan only in the 1940s.”

What Happened to Our Ballets?, Pointe Magazine, May 17, 2012

Created with Wikimedia Commons Public Domain Image.
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