Original Vintage 1950s Travel Case with Tap Shoes and Dance Documents
Wow, this is such an amazing and unusual find from the late 50s/early 60s. Light khaki hard shell travel case containing a pair of painted white tap shoes and various dance paraphernalia. The case is branded Pixie - British Made Personal Luggage and the tap shoes are marked size 5. The documents include a Stage and Ballet Branches book from the Midland Association of Teachers of Dancing, a Stage and Ballet Examination Technique booklet from the Dance Teachers Association London, a Stage and Ballet Grade and Medal Syllabus from the DTA, a handwritten notebook containing lists and definitions of various ballet and tap steps up to Grade 5, a typed meeting notice from the Midland Association of Teachers of Dancing detailing a meeting itinerary from December 9th 1956 and what appears to be written choreography for various dances and pieces of music. This is such a wonderful find for any former dancers or dance enthusiasts, a real piece of dance history. All in very good usable condition. Outer case measures approx 12" x 6.5" x 7.5".
12" x 7.5" x 6.5"
Brand - Pixie
Era - 1950s
Colour - Khaki
Shoe Size - UK Size 5
Condition - Very good vintage condition
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