Fine pas de deux performed by Zizi Jeanmaire and Dirk Sanders in the ballet(music by
Jean-Michel Damase) "La croqueuse de diamants".This ballet is the first of four in the movie
"1-2-3-4 ou Les collants noirs"(France-1961),choreographed by Roland Petit.
Sublime masterpiece created by Fred Astaire(as a dancer and choreographer),Lucille Bremer(Fred's partner),Eugene Loring(co-choreographer),Vincente Minnelli(director),and Harry Warren(music).From "Yolanda and the Thief"(MGM,1945).
Musical with three memorable dance scenes.The rest of the movie is controversial(dubbed singers,Nathalie Wood out of role etc.),but the dance numbers are not to be missed.The choreographies are by Jerome Robbins,also director with Robert Wise,and the music is by Leonard Bernstein.
"Dance at the Gym".
Thrilling Jazz and modern dance number performed by Rita Moreno,George Chakiris,Gina Trikonis and dancers.
Beautiful modern dance number performed by Rita Moreno,George Chakiris,Gus Trikonis and dancers.
Another great modern dance number,performed by Gina Trikonis,Tucker Smith,David Winters,
Robert Banas,Harvey Evans,Tony Mordente and others.
Wonderful modern dance number performed by Cyd Charisse and James Mitchell in
"Deep in My Heart"(MGM,1954).Choreography by Eugene Loring and music by Sigmund Romberg.
One of the greatest dancers and choreographers ever(Milwaukee,2 August 1911 - Kingston,30 August 1982).Actor. Styles:Modern,Jazz,Ballet.He was a genius!
Dancer in the company of Fokine,American Ballet,on Broadway.
Charter member:Ballet Theatre.
Founder:Dance Players company;American School of dance in Hollywood;Dance department at the University of California at Irvine.