Michael Kidd (August 12, 1915 – December 23, 2007) was an American film and stage choreographer, dancer and actor, whose career spanned five decades, and staged some of the leading Broadway and film musicals of the 1940s and 1950s.
Lithe, diminutive and unimposing, Michael Kidd never asked a dancer to perform a step or move he himself could not do. One of Broadway's and Hollywood's most distinguished, inventive and gifted choreographers, it was not uncommon to remember his expert dance sequences above all else. After all, who can forget the rousing barnstorming dance in...
- Michael Kidd
Renaming himself Michael Kidd, he became a soloist for the American Ballet Theatre in 1942 and appeared auspiciously as Billy the Kid and Bluebeard, among other important figures. Performing challenging pieces by the legendary Agnes de Mille and Jerome Robbins, he began also choreographing pieces for himself and the company as well ("On Stage!"
- Milton Greenwald
- August 12, 1915 in Brooklyn, New York, USA
Michael Richard Kidd AM (born 11 November 1959) is an Australian medical practitioner, academic and author. He is a past president of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) and a past president of the World Organization of Family Doctors (WONCA).
- Amanda Howe
- Richard Roberts
- 11 November 1959 (age 61), Melbourne, Victoria
Michael Kidd was an award winning American choreographer who over his long and productive career spanning decades revolutionized choreography on the American stage and cinema.
…was a megalomaniacal director, and Michael Kidd was cast as an over-the-hill choreographer; Joan Prather, Melanie Griffith, and Annette O’Toole were notable as the contestants. Although the film initially failed to draw an audience, it later found a cult following.
Dec 21, 2018 · Legend of the Arts 1915 – 2007 From Broadway to Hollywood, Michael Kidd was a well respected award winning choreographer, dancer, director and actor. Mr. Kidd would often draw on ideas/inspirations for his choreography from silent screen era of Charlie Chaplin.
Jul 29, 2021 · Michael James Kidd, 43 Michael James Kidd was born prematurely on Jan. 6, 1978, in Fountain Valley, Calif., and was taken prematurely from us on July 25, 2021, at the young age of 43.
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist. Michael Anthony Edward Kidd-Gilchrist Twitter: MKG14 Instagram: mkg14 (born Michael Gilchrist) (MKG) Position: Small Forward and Power Forward Shoots: Right 6-6, 232lb (198cm, 105kg) Born: September 26, 1993 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania us. College: Kentucky
- September 26, 1993