water ballet


Related to water ballet: synchronized swimming

water ballet

n.
1. The art of dancelike movement in water; synchronized swimming.
2. A performance or competition of this swimming.

wa′ter ballet`


n.
synchronized movements, patterns, and other visual effects performed in the water by swimmers, usu. to a musical accompaniment.
[1925–30]
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That is exactly two months before she joins her fellow Queens in the River Mersey, where the trio will create what is being described as a water ballet as they sail up and down the river in salute to the city of Cunard's birth.
and knows the area very e hotel I stayed in was excellent, with nightly entertainment, including the most spectacular Water Ballet show, e hotel I stayed in was excellent, with nightly entertainment, including the most spectacular Water Ballet show, which was very skilful as well as entertaining; I for one was very impressed.
It's as graceful as a water ballet, as powerful as a scene from Jurassic Park--these monster fish (measuring up to 14 feet long and 800 pounds) literally swam with the dinosaurs.
99) receives fine drawings by Simon Rickerty as it tells of one Hugo the hippo who loves to do water ballet, and whose skills make him unique.
She said the "synquatics" or water ballet classes (Dh70 per session) are tailored to different musical themes.
In addition to keynotes and think tank round-table sessions, the three-day summit will feature interactive experiences with YouTube sensation SoulPancake, famed water ballet entertainment company The Aqualillies, groundbreaking performance-based nightclub theater The Act, and Brooklyn based performance artists The Bumby's.
In the stunning Sydney sunshine, dancers, singers, acrobats and musicians all dressed in striped pyjamas performed on a floating stage while brightly painted mini tug-boats danced a water ballet to the delight of the crowds.
Katie used to be a ballet dancer and says that has helped her development in synchronised swimming, which was originally known as water ballet.
Other new features include a 'Sea Giants' exhibition including sharks, crabs, hammour and other creatures, and a special seal show promises to be a main highlight of the event, with four seals from Siberia set to perform stunts and a water ballet show.
Some children watch intently as snails perform a water ballet, while another youth exclaims "I just touched a leech
Underwater music was piped through her hotel pool, allowing her to practise her moves and refine the art of water ballet.
It allows guests the chance of lounging around the biggest pool afloat in the day and going back at night for shows including acrobatics, synchronised swimming, water ballet and professional high-diving.