Category: retro

askhistorians: Group of Japanese Canadian girl…

askhistorians:

Group of Japanese Canadian girls participating in Bon-Odori (summer festival) at Greenwood, B.C., Canada 1942. In 1942, these girls together with an additional 1000 Japanese-Canadians were sent to Greenwood as part of the Japanese internment in North America during WWII.

(UBC Library)

Bon Dance.

broadway-baby22:

broadway-baby22:

Boylesque

Photo

Photo

broadwaygirlof1940: krystamarjory: lynxolita:…

broadwaygirlof1940:

krystamarjory:

lynxolita:

Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire, Flying Down to Rio (1933)

Always Beautiful.

These two will NEVER go out of style….EVER

Carioca.

shochmonster:In other news, here is a digital …

shochmonster:

In other news, here is a digital collage I did for class. Learning about channels and all that fun stuff. Anyway, who knew that Downton had other characters that aren’t footmen or underbutlers!? JK, in case anyone hasn’t figured it out, I love these two haha.

Charleston.

capturetheatre:

capturetheatre:

The original Broadway production of Follies, 1971

bazoomburlesquelove:Carol Vaughn – Fans Friday…

bazoomburlesquelove:

Carol Vaughn – Fans Friday

Burlesque.

Performed by: Rita Hayworth

Performed by: Rita Hayworth

Number: “Dance of the Seven Veils”

Choreographer: Valerie Bettis

Style: Veil Dance

From: Salome (1953)

Performed by: Catherine Zeta-Jones and ensembl…

Performed by: Catherine Zeta-Jones and ensemble

Number: “All That Jazz”

Choreographer: Rob Marshall

Style: Musical Theater

From: Chicago (2002)

Fred Astaire and Rita Hayworth.

Fred Astaire and Rita Hayworth.