danza de la mente

an exploration of Latin America through food, film, music and literature

In the 1970s and 1980s, night clubs lined the streets of Mexico City that featured vedettes (female artists) who sang, stripped, danced, performed nude and used whatever other talents they had to entertain enthusiastic audiences. These women were physically striking and very charismatic and many gained incredible fame. Bellas de La Noche (Beauties of the …

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