Gelsey Kirkland (born 29 December in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania) is an American ballerina. Kirkland joined the New York City Ballet in 1968 at age fifteen, at the invitation of George Balanchine. Photographer: Richard Avedon
Rita Hayworth. Love, love, love. This is an AWESOME shot. Hollywood was a different creature back then, but it is hard not to appreciate a time when actors actually sang, danced AND acted and did all of it beautifully.