Her Curves and Angles Can Mesh in Elegance
VALDA SETTERFIELD does not look like anybody else, and that's not always a good thing. When she is performing in dances by her husband, the choreographer David Gordon, she is all quirky, angular elegance. But when she is acting in movies or plays, her individuality makes her an oddball.
Film and stage directors "don't know where to put me," she said over tea at a SoHo hotel. "It's both an asset and a problem."