dance of death

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Synonyms for dance of death

a medieval dance in which a skeleton representing death leads a procession of others to the grave

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Stray pieces of anatomy, and their stray associations, have the alarming potential to come together in unusual configurations, as they do in Disney's The Skeleton Dance.
It's another kind of animation magic almost as stunning as one of the first films I ever saw, Skeleton Dance by Ub Iwerks working at Disney in the early 1930s, with the music track of "Dance Macabre.
dance of deathalso called danse macabreor skeleton dance.
Their best moment - and the panto's one magical one - came with a skeleton dance.