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Dance on Screen

Katie Derham explores dance on film, from Fred and Ginger's elegance to the lycra of 1980s dance movies, and talks to Mandy Moore, award-winning choreographer of La La Land.

Katie Derham explores dance on film, from Fred and Ginger's elegance to the lycra of 1980s dance movies. And coming right up to the present, Katie talks to Mandy Moore, award-winning choreographer of La La Land. They'll discuss the art of choreographing for the big screen, how it differs to the stage.

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34 minutes

Music Played

  • Nacio Herb Brown

    Singin' in the Rain

    Composer: Arthur Freed. Performer: Gene Kelly. Performer: Donald O Connor. Performer: Doris Day. Orchestra: MGM Studio Orchestra.
    • Singin' in the Rain (Original MGM Soundtrack).
    • CBS Special Products.
    • 12.
  • Irving Berlin

    Top Hat (1935) - Top Hat, White Tie and Tails

    Singer: Fred Astaire. Singer: Ginger Rogers. Orchestra: Leo Reisman Orchestra. Conductor: Leo Reisman.
    • SAVILLE.
  • George Gershwin

    An American in Paris (ballet)

    Orchestra: MGM Studio Orchestra. Conductor: Johnny Green.
    • Blue Moon.
  • John Kander

    Cabaret (Mein Herr)

    Performer: Liza Minnelli. Orchestra: Original Soundtrack Orchestra.
    • Cabaret - Original Soundtrack recording.
    • MCA.
    • 2.
  • MGM Studio Orchestra

    Barn Dance (Seven Brides for Seven Brothers)

    • Premiere Soundtracks.
  • Justin Hurwitz

    La La Land (2016) - epilogue

    Orchestra: La La Land Orchestra. Conductor: Tim Davies.
    • La La Land (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack).
    • Interscope Records.
    • 13.
  • Nacio Herb Brown

    Singin' in the Rain

    Composer: Arthur Freed. Performer: Gene Kelly. Performer: Donald O Connor. Performer: Doris Day. Orchestra: MGM Studio Orchestra.
    • Singin' in the Rain (Original MGM Soundtrack).
    • DÉJÀ VU.
    • 1.
  • Justin Hurwitz

    La La Land (2016) - Someone In The Crowd

    Orchestra: La La Land Orchestra. Conductor: Tim Davies.
    • La La Land (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack).
    • Interscope Records.
    • 2.
  • Justin Hurwitz

    La La Land (2016) - Another Day In The Sun

    Performer: La La Land Cast. Orchestra: La La Land Orchestra.
    • La La Land (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack).
    • Interscope Records.
    • 1.
  • Justin Hurwitz

    La La Land (2016) - The End

    Orchestra: La La Land Orchestra. Conductor: Tim Davies.
    • La La Land (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack).
    • Interscope Records.
    • 14.
  • Brian Easdale

    The Red Shoes Ballet

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Kenneth Alwyn.
    • The Great British Film Music Album.
    • Silva Screen.
    • 9.
  • Donald Markowitz

    Dirty Dancing (1987) - The Time of My Life

    Composer: Franke Previte. Composer: John DeNicola. Singer: Bill Medley. Singer: Jennifer Warnes. Ensemble: Studio-Ensemble.
    • Dirty Dancing (Original Soundtrack).
    • RCA.
    • 1.

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