Check out the new California section

Choreographer Michael Kidd, Dec. 23

DeathSocial IssuesFred AstaireMarlon BrandoDanny KayeRobert Greenwald
Choreographer Michael Kidd, Dec. 23 Choreographer Michael Kidd, whose athletic dances for ballet, Broadway and Hollywood delighted audiences for half a century and won him five Tonys and an Oscar, died of cancer on Dec. 23. Kidd's age is often listed as 88, but Robert Greenwald says his uncle... AP/Reed Saxon