As the Academy grows, dancers and teachers of all genres will be invited to share their videos.
We’ll showcase videos in these categories: PARTNER (Tango, Swing, etc.); SOLO (Hip Hop, Tap, etc.); GROUP (Folk, Ceremonial, etc.); THEATRICAL (Ballet, Jazz, etc.)
In the meantime, here are a few videos from the Theatrical > Hollywood Musicals category.
After a brief musical intro, Frankie Mann and his dancers are featured in this sequence from the 1941 movie Hellzapoppin.
In case you don’t know about Frankie, he was a giant in the swing dance world right up to his passing in 2009.
Here’s a updated tribute to the Hollywood Musical genre: