It combined the manipulation of the skirt and tambourine with high-kicking, much to the dismay of one writer at the time. ... 7 Sylvia Grey and Letty Lind were featured dancers in the London Gaiety Company that crossed the Atlantic in 1888 to ... One contemporary observer of the fad asks, aquot;[w]ho thought that when the Gaiety girls first came here their dance would be taken up by the beau monde and madeanbsp;...
|Title||:||Proceedings Society of Dance History Scholars|
|Author||:||Society of Dance History Scholars (U.S.). Conference|