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Title
Carmen de Lavallade and Rene De Haven pose in publicity photo for Lester Horton Dance Theater, circa 1951, Los Angeles
Creator
Constantine
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1951
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
Charlotta Bass / California Eagle Photograph Collection, 1870-1960
Rights Information
6120 South Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90044
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Description
Photograph of dancers Carmen de Lavallade, left, and Rene De Haven publicizing a performance of "Kathak." On the back of the photo is a typewritten caption with the following information: "Carmen de Lavallade and Rene De Haven strike exotic poses for their roles in 'Kathak,' streamlined Lester Horton version of authentic North Indian dance which will be premiered Mar. 31 at the Dance Theater in 'Choreo '51,' fourth successive season of modern ballets by Horton." Lester Horton, one of the founders of modern American dance, settled in Los Angeles in the late 1920s and later formed his own dance company, the Lester Horton Dance Theater.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : photoprint, b&w
photographs
Identifier
scl-m0301
scl-m0000
scl-mss064-0301~1...~2
http://doi.org/10.25549/scl-m0301
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/scl-mss064-0301~1.jpg
Subject
Dance--United States
Lester Horton Dancers
De Haven, Rene
De Lavallade, Carmen, 1931-
Time Period
circa 1951
Place
California
Los Angeles
USA
Source
Southern California Library for Social Studies and Research [Contributing entity]
scl-mss064-0301 [Call number]
Relation
Charlotta Bass--California Eagle Photograph Collection, 1880-1986
Southern California Library for Social Studies and Research
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