Future growth of popularity of dancing marathons
We continue to say history of development and growth of popularity of dancing marathons which in particular was observed in the 30th years of the 20th eyelid. Among types of entertainment dancing marathons stood flush with musicals. The public hammered halls to the full to choose and be ill for own favourites – the atmosphere was same, as on a football match.
Competitions and entertainments for the audience the Manager of a marathon should invent constantly new types of competitions and entertainments to amuse the audience. So, the Derby was one of widespread options of competition. In a Derby some hundred participants should run along the paths drawn on a floor. At all this all participants already were on the verge of physical exhaustion. Still cases when two hours were played by the same melody often met, and all participants should dance constantly directly in this style. For public entertainment often false pairs provoked fights on a dancing. Not including that, the participant could in though what time to ask to sing the song, at all this, without stopping dance.
Weddings of dancers Even weddings of partners in dance were often organized directly on a dancing. It was one more type of entertainment for the audience. Organizers in such cases paid newly married rings, a dress and the priest and in the presence of the representative of the city hall them connected marriage bonds directly on a dancing.
Way to a ban To chagrin, cases when dancers perished directly on a dancing, and actually always, after marathons were frequent. Conceived as entertainment for masses, they over time turned into bloody business, and it forced to enter a majority rule of states a ban on them. But, even despite them, cruel dancing marathons proceeded up to the 2nd world war.