Dramatic Origins: The Can-Can

Everyone’s heard of the Can-Can. We all know it as the upbeat tune that a group of women in long skirts dance to and do lots of high kicks. To us, it’s fun, sexy, and even comical. But back when it first rose to fame, it was called salacious, scandalous, and raunchy.

We may not think so now, but the Can-Can was considered the naughtiest and most outrageous dance of its time. It shook the strict Victorian…

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Jaye Ruggiero-Cash

Jaye Ruggiero-Cash

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