G E I S H A B A L L E R I N A
by Kira Seamon
About the Book
(NOTE: THE TITLE IS IN A VERTICAL COLUMN - REMINISCENT OF A JAPANESE WRITING STYLE!...Kira Seamon is an expert on Asian Cultures, having grown up in Hawaii, and has had the good fortune of being immersed in the Asian cultures that flourish there.
Beautiful photos capture professional ballerina Kira Seamon mid-performance of her beautiful ballet solo inspired by Japanese Geisha. She designed the costume herself and wore a kimono jacket and handmade ballet obi (from genuine obi material) and used a fan to help depict a Geisha characterization!
This dance won a Platinum Award during Dance Competition and a Special Award from the judges for my "Terrific Timing"!
Features & Details
- Category Entertainment
Standard Portrait, 7.75×9.75 in, 20×25 cm
- Publish Date Jun 05, 2011
- Tags Kira Seamon, New England, dance performance, kimono jacket, Japanese Culture, Asian Culture, beautiful action photography, split jete, Boston, ballet, ballerina, dance, Geisha, fans, kimono, obi, costume, art, photography, jete, jumps
Professional ballerina Kira Seamon enjoys photography when she isn't dancing! She is inspired by sights found in her backyard and beyond! She has been perfecting her photographic skills for 10 years, and these books are the result. Her choreography has been seen across the US. She enjoys dance competitions and has won an over-all title and trophy in both Regional Competition and at the World Finals! She has won multiple platinum awards and Special Awards from judges, recognizing her strong music background and beautiful balletic turns. She frequently accompanies her cast on the piano during her concerts. She was awarded a Grant from the Cultural Council for her unique, 1-Woman concert which featured her performing ballet and playing the piano. Her concerts have been fortunate to have collaborators from New England Conservatory, Boston Conservatory, MIT, Boston College, Wellesley College and numerous other artistic institutions. Don't forget to check out her Youtube Channel!