Tag: Fred Astaire

Episode 31: Ziegfeld Follies (Part 2)

Ziegfeld Follies

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Episode 30: Ziegfeld Follies (Part 1)

Ziegfeld Follies

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Episode 27: The Band Wagon

The Band Wagon

http://media.blubrry.com/reeledumusical/p/reeledumusical.com/upload/podcast-reeledumusical/arem0027.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | RSSJazz Hams, this week’s episode features a pairing that is sure to delight:¬† Fred Astaire and Cyd Charisse! THE BAND WAGON is a light, frothy delight featuring iconic and influential dances created by Michael Kidd. Neither Vinnie nor Mike had …

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Episode 20: Holiday Inn

Holiday Inn

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Episode 19: Broadway Melody of 1940

Broadway Melody of 1940

http://media.blubrry.com/reeledumusical/p/reeledumusical.com/upload/podcast-reeledumusical/arem0019.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | RSSIt’s a super-sized episode this week, Jazz Hams! Vinnie and Mike just couldn’t stop talking about the amazing dance numbers in BROADWAY MELODY OF 1940! Teaming up two of the best tappers of the era, Fred Astaire and Eleanor Powell, …

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