The Sun Dancer & Frost Dancer: The Frost Dancer - Presented by Ernst & BJ Ellersieck in a gorgeous couple costume created by Marjii Ellers from a Joyce O'Dell drawing. BJ was the Frost Dancer that represented Winter: it was noted that "Everything that implies COLD is used" from the icy blue hues to crystals and snowflakes as well as icicle shapes and even tiny sleigh bells. BJ also designed her blue makeup and original wig. Her cape was extended on poles as she swirled in blue lighting to music by Harry Partch. She chilled the audience until the lights changed to the warm glow that introduced her companion, The Sun Dancer. This costume was awarded "Most Beautiful".|
From the collection of Ernst & BJ Ellersieck
Information provided by Angelique Trouvere
If there is anything that you can add to, or correct in, this photo's caption please to get a form that you can use to make your additions or corrections. Note: Some browsers may treat this form as an unrequested pop-up, in that case you will need to set your browser's preferences to allow pop-ups from fanac.org.
Updated April 13, 2008. If you have a comment about these Web pages, please send a message to the Fanac Webmaster.
Copyright © 2020 by F.A.N.A.C. Inc.