Category: dancer

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.

Vintage photographs of Zorita – the classic burlesque snake…

Vintage photographs of Zorita – the classic burlesque snake dancer, in the 1930s and 1940s.

Queen of the Tap: 30 fascinating vintage photographs captured a…

Queen of the Tap: 30 fascinating vintage photographs captured a sexy Eleanor Powell while dancing in the 1930s and ’40s.

Fred Astaire, 1927. Photographed by Edward Steichen.

Fred Astaire, 1927. Photographed by Edward Steichen.

“This Theatre is Unfair to Strip Dancers.” Outside London…

“This Theatre is Unfair to Strip Dancers.” Outside London Palladium, 1937.

Audrey Hepburn ballet dreams of becoming a prima ballerina, here…

Audrey Hepburn ballet dreams of becoming a prima ballerina, here are some rare pics of her early years.

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Conchita Montenegro, 1931

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Ballerina Alicia Markova, 1938

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Ballerina Anna Pavlova and friend (keeping her tutu warm), 1912

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Stunning portraits of modern dance pioneer Ruth St. Denis taken…

Stunning portraits of modern dance pioneer Ruth St. Denis taken by Arnold Genthe from the 1920s.