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141. Pre-School Dance Program Pre-School Dance Program 1950-06-03 Interior view of young girls on stage identified on the back of the photograph as: "Mrs. Evans Dance Review, June 3, 1950, Junior College." The 1950 Kansas City city directory lists a Mary Evans Day Nursery...

142. Quirky Quixotic Quirky Quixotic August 2011 Pictures and article about Quixotic Fusion, a Kansas City based aerial arts and dance group founded by composer and artistic director Anthony Magliano. A recent performance was given in conjunction with...

143. Reade & Hulett Music Emporium Reade & Hulett Music Emporium ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for "Reade and Hulett, Music Emporium" showing boy dressed in traditional costume with boots and fur hat dancing. Back of card says: "Accordeons [sic], Guitars, Violins, Harmonicas, Flutes,...

144. Renowned Dancer Dies At Age 88 Renowned Dancer Dies At Age 88 November 9, 2008 World famous ballet dancer Rosella Hightower died November 3, 2008, age 88, at her home in Cannes, France. "She grew up in Kansas City and went on to start one of the premier dance schools in Europe."...

145. Roberta Skeer Roberta Skeer n.d. Full body portrait in ballerina dance costume of Roberta Skeer.

146. Sally Rand and Orvis Sturdy Sally Rand and Orvis Sturdy December 9, 1941 Dancer Sally Rand standing beside a seated Orvis A. Sturdy, president of the South Central Business Association. Rand spoke at a South Central Business Association luncheon on December 9, 1941.

147. Sally Rand and Others at Banquet Table Sally Rand and Others at Banquet Table December 9, 1941 Dancer Sally Rand (center), seated at the head table of a South Central Business Association luncheon. Seated to her immediate left is association president Orvis A. Sturdy, and to his left sits the Rev....

148. Sally Rand and Others at Banquet Table Sally Rand and Others at Banquet Table December 9, 1941 Sally Rand (far left) seated at the head table of a South Central Business Association luncheon. To her left sits association president Orvis A. Sturdy, the Rev. Marion Nelson Waldrip of Troost Avenue...

149. Stage Entertainment Stage Entertainment Unidentified women in costumes dancing onstage.

150. SuEllen Fried SuEllen Fried 2002 This book contains one page personal accounts of the lives of numerous women from the Kansas City metro area as well as their photograph. Included is SuEllen Fried, an Academy of Registered Dance Therapist,...

151. T. J. Turner's T. J. Turner's ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for T. J. Turner showing an African American woman in a pink dress dancing. Front of card says: "Bargains in Diamonds, Watches & Jewelry, at T. J. Turner's." Back of card is blank. Address...

152. Tap Dancers in Costume Tap Dancers in Costume circa 1930s Eight costumed girls lined up in a row. They are wearing hats with large plumes and holding toy guns and appear to be on a stage.

153. Tap Dancers on Stage Tap Dancers on Stage circa 1930s Eight tap dancers lined up in row performing on stage.

154. Tatiana Dokoudovska, KC's Doyenne of Dance, Dies at 84 Tatiana Dokoudovska, KC's Doyenne of Dance, Dies at 84 September 22, 2005 Article and obituary reporting the death of Tatiana Dokoudovska, who died at age 84 on September 21, 2005. Dokoudovska was born in Beausoleil, France in 1921, came to Kansas City in 1954, and eventually...

155. Theresa Phyllis Herold Theresa Phyllis Herold n.d. Autographed, full body portrait in dance costume identified as Theresa Phyllis Herold. Newspaper clippings in Scrapbook #2 of the collection identify her as the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. C. W. Herold, 2600...

156. Three Dancers in Costume Three Dancers in Costume n.d. Full body portrait of three costumed dancers identified as Geraldine Reed, Dorothy Dey, and Sophie Sidella. According to the newspaper clippings found in Scrapbook #2 of the collection, Dorothy Dey was...

157. Tragic Blast Put an End to Fading Opera House Tragic Blast Put an End to Fading Opera House April/15/1974 Story of the fiery explosion of the "famous old burlesque house" in 1925 during the showing of the movie "Flaming Passion." The theater was built in 1883 at 5th and Wyandotte Streets and purportedly was...

158. Traveling Fire Show Lights the Night on Brush Creek Traveling Fire Show Lights the Night on Brush Creek September 9, 2007 An event called WaterFire Kansas City was held on September 8, 2007, on Brush Creek at the Country Club Plaza. The show originated in Rhode Island and uses both sights and sounds to entertain. "A series...

159. Two Dancers Two Dancers n.d. Full body portrait of a man and woman dancing, autographed to Joe Sanders. Autograph reads "To Joe, can't put into words how much we think of you - A million thanx for your grand assistance. Sincerely,...

160. Two Women on the Beach Two Women on the Beach n.d. Exterior view of two women in bathing attire located on beach. Identified as Marjory Pickthall and Mrs. Hagenow?. Other similar photos in folder have Helen Thomes in them. Note with photographs says "Dance...