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Published Date: 6/17/2014
Former President Teddy Roosevelt and Hollywood dance legend Cyd Charisse, aka Tula Ellice Finklea, had a few things in common – great charisma, multiple marriages – and both turned to intense physical training to overcome childhood illness...
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Published Date: 6/8/2014
From the advent of "talkies" in 1927 through the end of the turbulent 1960s, musicals were one of the most popular film genres. How much do you know about the performers who have sung and danced their way into America's heart? Take our movie musicals quiz and find out!
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Published Date: 6/6/2014
Jack Haley became famous for playing an iconic character in an equally iconic movie – the Tin Woodman of The Wizard of Oz. We’re remembering his life today with a stroll down the Yellow Brick Road as we look at pictures from The Wizard of Oz...
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Published Date: 5/14/2014
Rita Hayworth was encouraged by her father to become a dancer, while her mother hoped she would be an actress. Hayworth wound up being both an actress and dancer, appearing in more than 60 films in her career and dancing alongside both Fred Astaire and Gene Kelly. She...
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Published Date: 3/21/2014
Florenz Ziegfeld didn't sing or play any musical instruments. He wasn't a songwriter or a producer. And yet he is remembered as one of the most-influential producers in the history of the Broadway musical...
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Published Date: 3/17/2014
The TV show "Dancing with the Stars" kicked off its latest season recently, and it has us thinking of some of our favorite dancers. Join us as we remember dancing greats like Gene Kelly, Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers and Elvis Presley.
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