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Musicals I Love... On The Town

Since awhile ago I talked about what dance can teach us (and how I have a massive crush on Gene Kelly), I thought I’d take a trip through one of my favorite movies this week. 676 more words

Movies

Egads! They've Exhumed Ann Miller!

I was scrolling through the photos of the glitterati at last night’s Met Gala, otherwise known as the Anna Wintour Takes Over the World Wingding (TM), when I came across a pic of Kris Jenner on the red carpet.   149 more words

Humor

Are these the Best Vintage Dance Moments of all Time?

Dancing makes you feel HAPPY. Fact: Dancing is good for the soul.

The Tootsies grew up watching the classic Hollywood masters at work, and these clips make us almost as happy as putting on our dancing shoes and getting down to the boogie ourselves. 90 more words

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Dorothy Cumming, actress (1899-1983)

Virginia Cherrill, actress (1908-1996)
Helen Forrest, singer (1917-1999)
Ann Miller, dancer, singer & actress (1923-2004)
Jane Withers, actress (1926- )

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Shakin' the Blues Away

“Shakin’ the Blues Away”
Easter Parade (1948)

Ann Miller

Dance

R.I.P., Stan Freberg

The great Stan Freberg died today at age 88. If you don’t know who Stan Freberg is, you would do well to find out. His career spanned the media of radio, record albums, television ads, and cartoon voice-overs, and his comedic influence on the Baby Boomer generation cannot be overstated. 97 more words