I will start close to home--in Brooklyn. This will get your dancin' genes riled up:
Here comes a fictional New York, and a performance that can only be described as magical:
Heading west, let's stop in Chicago for a summertime parade:
Now for small town Midwest, in a night spot of the past:
While we are in a nightclub, since this is a crime writing blog, let's have a noir ballet staring the dancer that Fred Astaire called the greatest ever:
Okay, now for LA. Lots of dancing there. Let's end with the Beguine, and the pinnacle, starring a rare combination of the two best dancers in Hollywood:
I could go on and on. There is lot of great dancing to choose from on YouTube. And just in case you thought I posted this subject to save time, you would be wrong. The research for this took hours. I had to sit here and watch scores of movie clips. Truth to tell, I needed cheering up. Putting this together made me happy. I hope this post has done the same for you.
Annamaria - Monday