Katya Knyazeva (avezink) wrote,
Katya Knyazeva
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Unforgettable moments of performance art in Shanghai

I should start a category in my journal for this kind of discoveries. This acrobatic performance by the Olympic Trio would be shown in the French Municipal College, at a charity concert:

Image: China Press, 25 Jan 1930

Tags: 1930, 1930s, art deco, dance, russians, school, shanghai, theatre
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