Josephine Baker - while although she was slightly exploited for who she was and her race, she was a pioneer of liberation in the shows not only a prominent female figure but also the style of movie posters/music posters/art in general
Banana-wielding chorus girls on the set of Busby Berkeley’s The Gang’s All Here rehearse the Lady in the Tutti-Frutti Hat routine, which was aptly described by one critic as “a male hairdresser’s acid trip” (via Hollywood Musicals)
#WebTV Banana Dance Redécouvrez avec ce mini film historique le fameux pagne de Joséphine Baker et sa Banana Dance toute aussi célèbre. On vous défie de faire la même chose ! http://www.elleetaitunefois.fr/it-news/josephine-baker-banana-dance/
Science Methods: When we did this in Science Methods, we all had so much fun! This would be a big hit in elementary classrooms. It could also be used as an anticipatory set in a lesson about growing vegetables/fruit. I want to do this in my future class!