Lindsay Kemp, performer and Bowie mentor, dies at 80 – BBC News

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Lindsay Kemp performing Kemp Dreams Kabuki Courtesan in Florence, Italy, in June 2017. MAURIZIO DEGL'INNOCENTI/EPA/REX/SHUTTERSTOCK Lindsay Kemp performing Kemp Dreams Kabuki Courtesan in Florence, Italy, in June 2017. MAURIZIO DEGL’INNOCENTI/EPA/REX/SHUTTERSTOCK

Kate Bush has paid tribute to ground-breaking dancer, mime artist and choreographer Lindsay Kemp, who has died aged 80.

She described Kemp – who taught her to dance – as “inspirational” and “a truly original and great artist of the stage”.

He collaborated with David Bowie as he invented…

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