Category: dance

An outdoor ball, at Maxe’s, Joinville-le-Pont, 1947….

An outdoor ball, at Maxe’s, Joinville-le-Pont, 1947. Photographed by Willy Ronis.

Three Polish immigrants in Britain perform a traditional…

Three Polish immigrants in Britain perform a traditional folk-dance in their backyard, October 22, 1955. Photographed by Bert Hardy.

Girls make the finishing touches to one another’s costumes…

Girls make the finishing touches to one another’s costumes before the night’s performance with one of France’s most famous revue dance-teams, the Ballet Avila, in a show at Alexandra Palace in London, July 31, 1948. Photographed by Bert Hardy.

Eiffel tower 100th anniversary, Paris, France, 1989….

Eiffel tower 100th anniversary, Paris, France, 1989. Photographed by Elliott Erwitt.

Eiffel tower 100th anniversary, Paris, France, 1989….

Eiffel tower 100th anniversary, Paris, France, 1989. Photographed by Elliott Erwitt.

Audrey Hepburn with dance instructor Lucien Legrand during the…

Audrey Hepburn with dance instructor Lucien Legrand during the filming of ‘Funny Face,’ Paris, 1956. Photographed by David Seymour.

James Dean attending a dance class by Katherine Dunham, 1955….

James Dean attending a dance class by Katherine Dunham, 1955. Photographed by Dennis Stock.

Dancing at Studio 54, New York City, 1977. Photographed by…

Dancing at Studio 54, New York City, 1977. Photographed by Waring Abbott.

Lindy Hopping in Brashear Park, Kirksville, Missouri, October 9,…

Lindy Hopping in Brashear Park, Kirksville, Missouri, October 9, 1939.

Gypsies dancing in a camp near Ctesiphon, Iraq, 1956….

Gypsies dancing in a camp near Ctesiphon, Iraq, 1956. Photographed by Inge Morath.