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Henry Dixey!

Henry Dixey as a pedestal dancer

Henry E. Dixey
was known as a "Pedestal Dancer." ( See Tap )
Picture is actually Henry not a statue. Henry E. Dixey who used to whitewash himself, was one such dancer that was known as a pedestal dancer, he would be presented to the Stage as a statue on a pedestal in the likes of Apollo or Discobulos and when the curtains parted he would start dancing on the pedestal in a statue like motion.


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