The Fred Astaire show
NamesAstaire, Fred (Producer)Astaire, Fred (Performer)Chase, Barrie (Performer)Mendes, Sergio (Musician)Hefti, Neal (Musician)Ross, Herbert, 1927-2001 (Choreographer)Scheerer, Robert, 1929- (Director)Herb Ross Dancers (Dancer)Simon and Garfunkel (Performer)Young-Holt Unlimited (Performer)Ava Productions (Producer)NBC Television Network (Broadcaster)
General Dance Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1968Place: U.S.Publisher: NBC-TV
Table of ContentsProduction numbers: Fred; Astaire solo with titles -- Oh, you beautiful doll; Astaire and Barrie Chase -- Jazz dance; Astaire taps and then dances to the Young-Holt Trio -- Beatles medley; Barrie Chase and Dancers -- The look of love; Astaire and Chase perform to the music of Sergio Mendes -- Simon and Garfunkel medley; Astaire and Chase dance to the duo's music -- Chinatown, and Limehouse blues; Astaire, Chase, and Dancers -- Astaire medley; Astaire sings some classic songs, and dances Top hat with the Gordian Knot -- Fred; reprise with Astaire and Chase.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 7735Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-658 (former)
GenresTelevision programsFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: NBC-TV ; produced by Ava Productions ; directed by Robert Scheerer ; produced by Fred Astaire and Gil Rodin ; choreography by Herbert Ross.Performers: Featuring Fred Astaire, with guests Barrie Chase, Simon and Garfunkel, Sergio Mendes and Brasil '66, Young-Holt Unlimited, The Gordian Knot, the Herb Ross Dancers, and Neil Hefti and His Orchestra.Venue: Telecast by NBC Television on February 7, 1968.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (60 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY847039460-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12160587Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 609b9ff0-8041-0135-d9e8-0009a76ec7d3
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