Ballet is often praised for its precision, strong dancers and hypnotic music. But one thing that’s often overlooked is the costume department.
“Well, when you’re dancing, you have a certain structure about your dancing,” said Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre principal dancer Amanda Cochrane. “But when you put on those costumes, it really helps to bring out the artistry in your dancing. It makes you – puts your into character.”
Those costumes help bring the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre’s productions to life.