Pavlova’s technique probably gave her teachers a fit. That didn’t matter to her audience. “The Dragon Fly,” & news of her world travels captured dreams. Perhaps the world was attracted to her free spirit. In USA, Pavlova’s lifestyle probably resonated with women who felt trapped by male dominance (Women’s Right to Vote passed in 1920.) In 1925 Dance Lovers Magazine took a survey of their subscribers. Pavlova was most popular.
Pavlova died of consumption while touring in The Hague, Netherlands