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Tiller Girls

The Tiller Girls were among the most popular dance troupes of the 1900s, first formed by John Tiller in Manchester, England, in 1890. Whilst on visits to the theatre, Tiller had noticed the overall effect of a chorus of dancers … Continue reading

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Vladimir Tolman: "Swallows" 1930s

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Ruth St. Denis – a modern dance pioneer

Ruth St. Denis (January 20, 1879 – July 21, 1968) was an early modern dance pioneer. She was born in 1879 on a New Jersey farm. The daughter of a strong-willed and highly educated woman ( Ruth Emma Dennis was … Continue reading

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Vintage Style Icon: Rita Hayworth

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Rita Hayworth

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