Never forgotten, a well celebrated birthday, you might even think it a classic. She entered with a joyful look—even at eighty-five this woman danced into the room. A classic entrance indeed for the lifelong performer. “No stopping me” was a mantra she professed to others and practiced all of her life.
The diva, well celebrated in her youth, still spent her days teaching dance of many genres in her penthouse studio in New York. Young hopefuls filled with promise filtered in and out of her apartment every day. The mantra she touted was a mindful inspiration to her students.