She acted in Anita Loo's stage adaptation of Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette's novel, "Gigi," at the New Theatre in London, England with Tony Britton, Esme Percy, Estelle Winwood, Jessie Evans, and Ena Burrill in the cast. Peter Hall was director.
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Did You Know?
Unfortunately, Hollywood considers musical dancers as hoofers. Regrettable expression.
When she told Fred Astaire
that she wanted to create her own costumes for Daddy Long Legs
(1955), he responded: "Okay, but no feathers, please." Astaire recalled the exasperation he had with one of Ginger Rogers
' elaborate gowns in a dance scene in Top Hat
(1935). Some ostrich feathers broke loose from Ginger Rogers
' gown and mischievously floated in mid air around Astaire's face. The shedding ...