George Barbier, detail, Le tango (The Tango), 1920s.
Performed by: Denver swing dancers
Number: “In the Mood/Original Charleston/The Boogie Bumper”
Choreographers: Heather Ballew, Joseph DeMers, Lark Mervine, and Ceth Stifel
Style: Lindy Hop and Charleston
From: “Denver Airport Swing Dance Flash Mob” (2011)
Happy National Tap Dance Day!
Gene Kelly and Donald O’Connor performing “Moses Supposes” in Singin’ in the Rain (1952).
Artist unknown, the late 1920s.
Cyd Charisse and Gene Kelly performing Broadway Jazz in Singin’ in the Rain (1952).
Janet Leigh and Bob Fosse rehearsing for a scene in My Sister Eileen, 1955
Performed by: Jean Ma and Bromley Palamountain
Number: “Swing Sax (Shout and Feel It)” 2nd Place Lindy Showcase Division
Style: Lindy Hop
From Boogie By the Bay 2016