Catherine Littlefield

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Catherine Littlefield (1905 — 1951) was an American ballerina and choreographer, one of the first inductees (1987) into the Hall of Fame of the National Museum of Dance.[1]

She founded a ballet school in Philadelphia, with future Broadway star Joan McCracken among her students, and founded the Philadelphia Ballet Company in 1935.[1]

Catherine Littlefield was also famous for ballets on bicycles and ice skates.[1]

Littlefield was inducted into the National Museum of Dance's Mr. & Mrs. Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney Hall of Fame in 1987.