This week it’s all about the finishing touches. The kids are spinning… it’s relatively together…they’re starting to express and use their showmanship skills…
Now it’s all about details.
These two articles from the archives have some ideas that might help.
A Movement Moment #8: Put on Your Audience Eyes by Cheryl Myers (2/17/2010) Everyone’s favorite movement chick has some advice for looking at your own show through the eyes of a spectator which just might help you identify issues you hadn’t realized before…
Finishing Touches by Darrick Betro (8/28/2007) Some great advice about tiny details that can help clean up your equipment work!
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Catina Anderson is the founder/editor of the Colorguard Educators blog. Color guard has been part of her life for almost 25 years. She began coaching in 1994 and worked with the Broad Run High School color guard in Northern VA from 1998 until 2010. She has also written for Halftime Magazine and served on the Executive Board of the Atlantic Indoor Association. A former teacher, she enjoys sharing what she has learned and hopes to encourage others to share as well. Together we can create even more positive experiences for performers and help to collectively strengthen marching arts activities worldwide.