Rita and Ava: My Dancing Inspirations

I love dancing especially flamenco.  My obsession with classic films started around 6 or 7 years old.  I don’t know how I learned Rita Hayworth was a flamenco dancer.  I don’t recall seeing her flamenco film… Continue reading

June 30 B-Days

Lena Horne (1917-  ) singer, actress, The Wiz Glenda Farrell (1904-1971) actress, Little Caesar Nestor Paiva (1905-1966) actor, Mighty Joe Young, Creature From the Black Lagoon Susan Hayward (1917-1975), actress, Oscar winner for… Continue reading

Rita Hayworth, the Dancer

I am so surprised many don’t know Rita Hayworth was a dancer.  She started dancing from childhood.  On her father’s side were well-known flamenco dancers.  I read one of her uncles taught Gene… Continue reading