| || Title: Owl Magician |
Author: Berkeley, Wayne
Description: Section from the band: Swan Lake.
Swan Lake was adapted from the ballet of the same name by Peter Tchaikovsky.
Swan Lake won Band of the Year in the 1991 carnival competition.
Image is photograph of masquerader wearing the costume.
Male costume consisting of a standard, head piece, sash, cape and suit. The standard is a mask painted in blue, white and purple, with a fanged face on a red, black and white pole and with ribbons of the same colour attached to a metal circle. The cape is a black mesh with a broad purple edge and black fringe. The head piece is a stringy black wig with a white fringe diadem and black, purple and white braided daidem. The sash is purple with a black fringe. The suit is a pair of purple bathing trunks. The costume is completed by the purple and black banded shin and armbands.
Source: Berkeley, Wayne 1991
Subject: Carnival Costumes
Keywords: COSTUMES - FEMALE; SWAN LAKE; DANCE; BALLET; MUSIC; TCHAIKOVSKY, PETER; MAGICIAN; ANIMALS; OWL