Lili St. Cyr’s half-sister Dardy Orlando shares the burlesque stage (during a skit) with comedian Pinky Lee..
Showgirls enjoy a quick break in their Backstage dressing room between shows..
White Fury aka. “The Cyclone Of Motion”..
Vivienne Morgan aka. “The Lady From Park Avenue”..
Vintage photo from 1952 features Vivienne touching up her makeup in a Backstage dressing room..
Burly-Q comic Bert Lahr hams it up as a policeman, in a skit with an unknown dancer..
Dixie Evans aka. "The Marilyn Monroe Of Burlesque"..
Posing backstage for a Christmas photo..
Patti Waggin relaxes backstage..
In a Backstage dressing room, Misty Ayres touches up the makeup of a fellow dancer..
A candid backstage snapshot of May with her pet dog; taken in 1953 at a Burlesque theatre somewhere in Minneapolis, Minnesota..
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