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Ruth St Denis in her solo dance Radha 1906 modern dance pioneer introducing eastern ideas into the art co-founder of the American Denishawn School of Dance and the teacher of several notable performers

Ruth St. Denis (1879-1968)

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My Angelic Daydream - Marthe Alexandre French Dancer

ALEXANDRE, Marthe_C. Jeangette. Scala. Photo Oricelly

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1908 Vintage Theatre - Miss Lotta Faust in the Salome Dance in 'The Mimic World' by CharmaineZoe Dance Oriental, Style Oriental, Vintage Glamour, Vintage Beauty, Vintage Fashion, Vintage Style, Hippie Chic, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos
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1908 Vintage Theatre - Miss Lotta Faust in the Salome Dance in 'The Mimic World'

Lotta Faust (February 8, 1880 – January 25, 1910) was an actress, dancer, and singer from Brooklyn, New York. She performed an interpretation of the Salome dance based on the Salome (play) (1893) by Oscar Wilde. Faust attended public schools in Brooklyn. Her first employment was working as a cash girl in a Brooklyn department store. She worked there until she went on stage at the age of 16. Her first appearance in theater came in The Sunshine of Paradise Alley (1896), produced by Denman…

Rita Hayworth - dancing on a Hollywood Roof Top - 1941

The Rita Hayworth Archive

The Rita Hayworth Archive

Belly Dance Classics - photo of Lys and Lyn Gamal Dance Oriental, Style Oriental, Danza Tribal, Vintage Burlesque, Burlesque Dress, Jamel, Tribal Belly Dance, Dance Poses, Belly Dance Costumes
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Twin Egyptian Dancers - Cairo in 1950's

Egyptian Traditional Dance is very well Known as Raqs Baladi, Raqs Sharqi, Orintal Dance or Belly Dance ! The eternal ancient Egyptian dance have witnessed many developmnts along history; whether in movements or dancing rhythms as well ! It's spread out in the region over the last millennium since Mamluks came to rule Egypt & many other countries ! When turkish troops invaided Egypt in 1517 they got admired & impressed by Egyptian dance & tried to mix it with their own 'known as Gawari…

Pearl Primus was a dancer, choreographer and anthropologist: Dancer/choreographer Pearl Primus, born this day in 1919 (d. was a pioneer in melding African and modern dance techniques.

Pearl Primus

Pearl Primus 1948

Watching any movie with Gene Kelly just makes my day. I love watching him dance because he dances with his full body and soul. If you want to know what passion looks like, watch Gene Kelly dance

Gene Kelly

1944: Dancer/actor Gene Kelly in series of dance steps demonstrating influence of various training disciplines on his style.

Actress and dancer Cyd Charisse date unknown. Golden Age Of Hollywood, Vintage Hollywood, Hollywood Glamour, Classic Hollywood, Hollywood Style, Vintage Glamour, Vintage Beauty, Cyd Charisse, Vintage Ballet
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For Auction: 15: Cyd Charisse portraits from Party Girl and other fi (#0015) on Apr 30, 2009 | Profiles in History in CA

Legs legs legs!!! Cyd Charisse

 Frankie Manning (May 1914 – April was an American dancer, instructor and choreographer. Manning is considered one of the founding fathers of the Lindy Hop [swing].

Modern Dance Pioneer: 39 Stunning Vintage Photos of Ruth St.

Exotic Dancing on the Colonial Bandwagon

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Blanche Walsh in costume, ca. This looks like a modern tribal fusion dancer! Tribal Fusion, Dance Oriental, Style Oriental, Vintage Gypsy, Vintage Beauty, Moda Tribal, Burlesque Vintage, Danza Tribal, Tribal Belly Dance
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Woman in costume | Science Museum Group Collection

Woman in costume, ca. 1900. This looks like a modern tribal fusion dancer!

Ann Reinking (born November is an American actress, dancer, and choreographer. She has worked extensively in musical theatre, both as a dancer and choreographer

Ann Reinking

Lindy hop - original swing dance, frequently described as a jazz dance, that includes footwork borrowed from Charlston and Tap

Norma Miller, dancer who popularised the lindy hop in the US and across Europe – obituary

Norma Miller, who has died aged 99, was a Harlem-born performer who helped to popularise the expressive, quick-footed Lindy Hop in dance halls across pre-war America and Europe.

Ansuya - one of my favorite modern belly dancers Dance Oriental, Style Oriental, Belly Dance Outfit, Belly Dance Costumes, Tribal Belly Dance, Dance Routines, Dance Poses, Tribal Fusion, Belly Dancers
Dance RoutinesDance PosesTribal Fusion

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Woman dancer from From the NYPL: Ruth St. Denis in Radha.

Ruth St. Denis in Radha.

Ruth St. Denis in Radha. - NYPL Digital Collections