“Living is a form of not being sure, not knowing what next or how…We guess. We may be wrong, but we take leap after leap in the dark.” Agnes de Mille

Agnes de Mille by Maurice Seymour Smithsonian Institution © 1966

Agnes de Mille by Maurice Seymour (1942) Smithsonian Institution © 1966

Agnes de Mille, daughter of William de Mille, was an American choreographer most well know for three works, Rodeo, Fall River Legend, and Oklahoma!

de mille (1)As a youngster she lived here, in a Hollywood that consisted of orange groves and dirt roads. This house and property, made way for all the buildings on Highland and Franklin.

agnes-cecil-katherine-demille (1)Here’s Agnes pictured on set with her uncle, Cecil B. DeMille and her cousin, Katherine.

She wrote a captivating memoir.

Dance to the Piper

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