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Lindsay Kemp
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Performance Artist
    (May 3, 1938-August 25, 2018)
    Born in Birkenhead, England, United Kingdom
    Mime, actor, dancer and choreographer
    Appeared in the films ‘The Vampire Lovers’ (1970), ‘The Wicker Man’ (1973), ‘Sebastiane’ (1976), ‘Valentino’ (1977) and ‘Velvet Goldmine’ (1996)
    Appeared on Broadway in ‘Flowers’ (1974)
    He noted that growing up he wore so much makeup he looked ‘like a geisha.’
    When he auditioned for the Royal Ballet School, he was told he was ‘both physically and temperamentally unsuited to the career of a dancer.’
    Before his breakthrough with ‘Flowers,’ he often performed at men’s clubs ‘between striptease acts and wrestling bouts.’
    When he was two, his father was lost at sea.
    He taught dance and mime to David Bowie and Kate Bush.
    He choreographed and appeared in Bowie’s Ziggy Stardust concerts.
    Kate Bush wrote the song ‘Moving’ about him.

Credit: C. Fishel

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