La Danseuse: American Icons of La Belle Époque

A film by Stéphanie Di Giusto charts the lives of Loie Fuller and Isadora Duncan, two American girls who found friendship, fame and fortune in turn-of-the-century Paris. Talk about unlikely. When Midwesterner Loie Fuller – later to become a world-renowned Belle Époque dancer – first moved to Paris, little did she dream that her revolutionary Serpentine Dance with swirling silk veils and coloured lights would create … Continue reading La Danseuse: American Icons of La Belle Époque