#ArtofSeating - Dances with Chairs!

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#ArtofSeating - Dances with Chairs!

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In anticipation of November 6th's Reynolda Thursday after-hours, when students of the UNCSA School of Dance will perform a new work incorporating chairs in the choreography, we've put together some classic videos that incorporate dance, lyrics, set design, and of course, CHAIRS! 

What's your top pick for best pop-music video with chairs? What did we miss? Add your comments below or tweet to @RAHRreynolda!

Don't just sit there ... plan to join us this Thursday for Reynolda After Hours!


Flashdance (1986),  "He's a Dream" sequence

Flashdance - He's a Dream scene (Alex only edit)

 

Madonna, "Open Your Heart," (1986) 
Madonna madonna-ing in a chair.

Madonna - Open Your Heart

 

Backstreet Boys, "As Long as You Love Me," (1997)
Chairs in set design. (Less dancing and more boy-banding around chairs.)

Backstreet Boys - As Long As You Love Me

 

Tom Petty, "Don't Come Around Here No More," (1985)
Psychedelics meet chairs with Alice in Wonderland motif.

Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers - Don't Come Around Here No More

 

George Strait, "The Chair," (1985)
A country song about a metaphorical chair. 

George Strait - The Chair

 

Britney Spears, "Stronger," (2000)
Britney's chair choice reminds us of one featured in The Art of Seating: 200 Years of Design. Can you name it? 

Britney Spears - Stronger [HD 1080p]

 

Janet Jackson, "Miss You Much" (1990)
*Below is soley the chair routine . See the entire video here.

Janet Jackson - Chair Routine


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Backstreet Boys is my fave ... but that George Strait number is creepy!

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