Category Archive: Dancer

Margaret O’Brien flamenco memories at Mid-Atlantic Nostalgia Convention

Yesterday concluded the 5th Annual Turner Classic Film Festival. Due to finances, I couldn’t attend. I’d have loved to have seen Kim Novak, Paula Prentiss, Maureen O’Hara and for the 2nd time, Margaret… Continue reading

Ziegfeld Girl, Doris Eaton Travis

On Tuesday, the last Ziegfeld Follies girl, Doris Eaton Travis, died at 106.  She is one of the most inspiring persons I’ve heard about lately.  She makes me realize I’m young and will… Continue reading

Jan 17, a special day for Moira Shearer and me

January 17 is my birthday.  I knew James Earl Jones, Betty White and Benjamin Franklin shared my birthday but I just learned this month that Moira Shearer also was born on Jan. 17.… Continue reading