Theatre & Performance
Ava Gardner, from the movie "The Hucksters," 1947. Luther Davis Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Ping theatre design by DAPHNE KARSTENS photo Alex Traylen
Looking back at costume designs by Antonella Petraccaro on World Ballet Day
Edward Askew Sothern, 1826-1881, English actor; best known for the part of Lord Dundreary in "Our American Cousin." He was on the stage the night Abraham Lincoln was assassinated
Anna Pavlova, costume by Leon Bakst for Swan Lake, 1905
od Beautiful Century
The Symphony in C dancers preparing to go onstage at the Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris. Photo Courtesy of Jordan Hammond.
Kristina Lind warming up for a performance of Giselle.
Backstage during Tomasson's Giselle.
Australian bass Jud Arthur as The Bonze in Opera Australia's Madama Butterfly 2012 at Sydney Opera House
Salome 1910 poster