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Fred Astaire was an American dancer, singer, actor, choreographer and television presenter. ... Their first act was called Juvenile Artists Presenting an Electric Musical Toe-Dancing Novelty. Fred wore ..... As Vincente Minnelli stated, "He lacks confidence to the most enormous degree of all the people in the world. He will not ...

www.nytimes.com/1987/06/28/arts/dance-view-fred-astaire-perfected-a-new-art-form.html

Jun 28, 1987 ... Fred Astaire entertained through his art. ... Two special people, nothing real about them, a pair whose keynote was Mr. Astaire's super-real ...

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“Some people seem to think that good dancers are born,” said Fred Astaire. ... Latin, International Style, Ballroom Style, even Exhibition and Theater Arts dances, ...

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The name "Fred Astaire" not only means "dance on film," it also represents quality , longevity, and that most elusive characteristic of an artist—a true personal ...

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Feb 23, 2006 ... Black people are usually smug about their supposed superiority to white ... Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers dance to “Cheek to Cheek” in Top Hat ... Astaire was like Armstrong because his confidence changed the art form in ...

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Fred Astaire, Shall We Dance, Lets Dance, Tap Dance, Dance Art, ...... first movie appearance, Dancing Lady Quote: "People think I was born in top hat and tails.

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Jan 12, 2018 ... If Fred Astaire had got his way, cinema's greatest dance double act would ... When people ask who inspired me to become a dancer, they're ...

www.theguardian.com/books/2012/jul/04/artaires-fred-adele-kathleen-riley-review

Jul 4, 2012 ... The Astaires: Fred & Adele by Kathleen Riley – review ... Although their first film, Flying Down to Rio, had been a smash, Fred Astaire was adamant that he didn't want to ... Fred would go on to make some of the most sublime physical art of ... and diaries for the reactions of people who were in the audience, ...

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Fred Astaire, original name Frederick Austerlitz, (born May 10, 1899, Omaha, ... Their dance routines, often in the midst of sumptuous Art Deco settings, were ...