Denis (January 1879 – July was an early modern dance pioneer. biography Ted Shawn October 1891 — 9 January originally Edwin Myers Shawn, was one of the first notable male pioneers of American modern dance.
Maud Allen (Canada - USA known as "the Salome dancer". Performed early Maud Allen, American dancing girl, was sued for being too lewd, outed as a lesbian, fled London after being branded a German spy who was sleeping with the prime minister's wife.
Jenny Hasselqvist as Schereazade , by Henry B Goodwin Shot on the set of Sumurun She went on to play leading roles in many Swedish and some German silent films including Johan Vem dömer and The Hell Ship
Ghawazee tunics traditionally covered the midriff of true Roma dancers. Strict purity laws among the Roma prohibit exposure of areas of the body, except in the presence of husbands or of other Roma women.