102 Year Old Dancer Sees Herself on Film for the First Time
Alice Barker was a chorus line dancer during the Harlem Renaissance of the the 1930s and 40s. She danced at clubs such as The Apollo, Cotton Club, and Zanzibar Club, with legends including Frank Sinatra, Gene Kelly, and Bill “Bojangles” Robinson. Although she danced in numerous movies, commercials and TV shows, she had never seen any of them, and all of her photographs and memorabilia had been lost over the years.
THIS VIDEO REALLY REMINDED ME THAT WE WILL NOT BE ON THIS PLANET FOREVER. ALSO TO THE WOMAN WHO FOCUS THEIR LIFE ON TRYING TO OPTAIN BEAUTY, THIS VIDEO WILL REMINDED YOU THAT BEAUTY IS ONLY TEMPORARY! LOOKS FADE BUT CHARACTER WILL REMAIN UNTIL ITS OUR TURN TO REACH THE GRAVE.